Michelle E King

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Can tau filaments be both physiologically beneficial and toxic?
    Michelle E King
    Department of Biology, University of Virginia, 229 Gilmer Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1739:260-7. 2005
  2. pmc Tau-dependent microtubule disassembly initiated by prefibrillar beta-amyloid
    Michelle E King
    Department of Biology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Cell Biol 175:541-6. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Assembly of tau filaments in cultured cells
    Michelle King; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. The assembly of characterization of tau oligomers
    Michelle King; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi Can tau filaments be both physiologically beneficial and toxic?
    Michelle E King
    Department of Biology, University of Virginia, 229 Gilmer Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1739:260-7. 2005
    ..Not only do tau filaments greatly contribute to the systematic loss of neurons and the pathological presentation of memory loss, but they may represent a physiological process whose regulation may be controlled...
  2. pmc Tau-dependent microtubule disassembly initiated by prefibrillar beta-amyloid
    Michelle E King
    Department of Biology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Cell Biol 175:541-6. 2006
    ..These results suggest that a seminal cell biological event in AD pathogenesis is acute, tau-dependent loss of microtubule integrity caused by exposure of neurons to readily diffusible Abeta...

Research Grants2

  1. Assembly of tau filaments in cultured cells
    Michelle King; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. The assembly of characterization of tau oligomers
    Michelle King; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Together, the aims of this study will facilitate a greater understanding of tau filaments and tau filament assembly in a number of neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer's Disease. ..