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  • Synaptic vulnerability in spinal muscular atrophy 

    Murray, Lyndsay M. (The University of Edinburgh, 2010)
    Mounting evidence suggests that synaptic connections are early pathological targets in many neurodegenerative diseases, including motor neuron disease. A better understanding of synaptic pathology is therefore likely to ...
  • Vulnerability of ex vivo α-motor nerve terminals to hypoxia-reperfusion injury. 

    Baxter, Rebecca L. (The University of Edinburgh, 2010)
    A growing body of evidence shows that presynaptic nerve terminals throughout the nervous system are vulnerable to a range of traumatic, toxic and disease-related neurodegenerative stimuli. The aim of this study was to ...