Centro Andaluz de Biología Molecular y Medicina Regenerativa
Selected Publications

Cell Rep. A Meiotic Checkpoint Alters Repair Partner Bias to Permit Inter-sister Repair of Persistent DSBs.

Diabetes. Transient PAX8 Expression in Islets During Pregnancy Correlates With Beta Cell Survival Revealing a Novel Candidate Gene in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.

PNAS. Human mitochondrial degradosome prevents harmful mitochondrial R loops and mitochondrial genome instability.

Cell Reports. The Helicase PIF1 Facilitates Resection over Sequences Prone to Forming G4 Structures.

EMBO Rep. The dual role of the centrosome in organizing the microtubule network in interphase.

Staff

Cintia Roodveldt

Misfolding proteins, molecular chaperones and immune dysregulation in neurodegenerative disease

Protein misfolding diseases, e.g. Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and ALS, are incurable neurodegenerative disorders characterized by the aberrant aggregation of specific proteins in the brain or CNS, leading to neuron death. Even the pathogenic mechanisms are still poorly understood, dysregulated immune responses are thought to play a major role. The aim of  our research is to elucidate the roles and molecular mechanisms of misfolding proteins and immunofunctional heat-shock proteins in immune dysregulation associated to these disorders.

Seminars
  • 05 April 2019

    Seminario

    Dr. Matthias Altmeyer – Transcription-replication conflicts beyond R-loop
  • 26 April 2019

    Seminario

    Dr. Eva Hedlund – Elucidating mechanisms of neuronal vulnerability and degeneration

 

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