Lee S, Jeon H, Kandror K. Alpha-synuclein is localized in a subpopulation of rat brain synaptic vesicles. Acta Neurobiol Exp (Wars). 2008;68:509-15 pubmed
..Presence of alpha-synuclein only in a subset of synaptic vesicles suggests that this protein may have a specific function in synaptic vesicle cycling, hence in synaptic transmission. ..
Lee S, Lim H, Masliah E, Lee H. Protein aggregate spreading in neurodegenerative diseases: problems and perspectives. Neurosci Res. 2011;70:339-48 pubmed publisher
..Understanding the mechanisms of this pathological spreading may open the way to unique opportunities for development of diagnostic techniques and novel therapies for protein misfolding-associated neurodegenerative diseases. ..