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The English Channel: Contamination status of its transitional and coastal waters.
The chemical contamination (organic compounds, metals, radionuclides, microplastics, nutrients) of English Channel waters has been reviewed, focussing on the sources, concentrations and impacts. River loads were only ...
Marine plastics threaten giant Atlantic Marine Protected Areas.
There has been a recent shift in global perception of plastics in the environment, resulting in a call for greater action. Science and the popular media have highlighted plastic as an increasing stressor [1,2]. Efforts ...
Control of interneuron dendritic growth through NRG1/erbB4-mediated kalirin-7 disinhibition.
Neuregulin 1 (NRG1) is a secreted trophic factor that activates the postsynaptic erbB4 receptor tyrosine kinase. Both NRG1 and erbB4 have been repeatedly associated with schizophrenia, but their downstream targets are not ...
Extracellular matrix: functions in the nervous system.
An astonishing number of extracellular matrix glycoproteins are expressed in dynamic patterns in the developing and adult nervous system. Neural stem cells, neurons, and glia express receptors that mediate interactions ...
Suppression of MAPK11 or HIPK3 reduces mutant Huntingtin levels in Huntington's disease models.
Most neurodegenerative disorders are associated with accumulation of disease-relevant proteins. Among them, Huntington disease (HD) is of particular interest because of its monogenetic nature. HD is mainly caused by ...