Nitro-PDI incites toxic waste accumulation

Mark P. Mattson

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In Parkinson disease and related disorders, nitric oxide may disable PDI, an enzyme critical for proper protein folding in the endoplasmic reticulum, resulting in the accumulation of damaged proteins and eventually neuronal death.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)865-867
Number of pages3
JournalNature Neuroscience
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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