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Partnership with Tyler’s Hope for a Dystonia Cure

Published: Aug 22nd, 2015

  The CTRND has formed a partnership with the Tyler’s Hope Organization. Dystonia is a neurological movement disorder characterized by involuntary muscle contractions, which force certain parts of the body […]

CTRND Researcher Published in The Journal of Neuroscience

Published: Apr 23rd, 2015

CTRND faculty member Dr. Yona Levites has a paper published in the April 22, 2015 edition of The Journal of Neuroscience. Dr. Levites comments,  “A study looking at anti-amyloid properties of a […]

CTRND Researcher Named a Fellow by the American Heart Association

Published: Feb 25th, 2015

Dr. Sylvain Doré has been named a Fellow of the American Heart Association for his research on Stroke. Please join the CTRND in congratulating Dr. Doré for this honor conferred […]

CTRND Researchers Publish in PNAS

Published: Jan 16th, 2015

Jenna Leclerc, an MD-PhD student, and her CTRND faculty member adviser Dr. Sylvain Doré have had an article published in the January 12th issue of the journal Proceedings of the […]

Dr Edgardo Rodriguez Joins the CTRND

Published: Nov 18th, 2014

Dr. Edgardo Rodriguez has joined the faculty of the CTRND.  Dr. Rodriguez joins us from the University of Iowa.

CTRND Researchers Highlight the Role of Protein Misfolding in ALS

Published: Oct 14th, 2014

In work supported by the ALS association, CTRND researchers have had a paper published in Acta Neuropathologica in which they shed light on a potential mechanism for the spread of […]

CTRND Researchers Published in the Journal Molecular Therapy

Published: Oct 14th, 2014

CTRND Post-doctoral fellow, Jacob Ayers, Ph.D., under the direction of CTRND faculty Paramita Chakrabarty, Ph.D., Yona Levites, Ph.D., David Borchelt, Ph.D., and Todd Golde, M.D., Ph.D., has published a study […]

Dr. Todd Golde

Dr Golde Honored

Published: May 7th, 2014

CTRND Director Dr. Todd Golde has been named recipient of the 2014 College of Medicine Basic Science Research Award for his work on the fundamental underlying principles of biology and […]

CTRND Neuroscientists Demonstrate Link Between Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

CTRND faculty members Jada Lewis and Benoit Giasson along with UF graduate student Rachel Bailey and Jason P. Covy of Stanford University have reported in Acta Neuropathologica their discovery of […]

CTRND Researcher Collaborator in National Effort to Discover Therapies for Alzheimer’s Disease

Published: Sep 20th, 2013

Dr. Todd Golde is among a group of researchers from UF, The Mayo Clinic Florida, and The Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle who have received a grant from the […]