Regional levels of physiological α-synuclein are directly associated with Lewy body pathology
Tissue for this study was provided by Newcastle Brain Tissue Resource, which is funded in part by a grant from the UK Medical Research Council and by Brains for Dementia Research, a joint venture between Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK. D.E. is funded by Alzheimer’s Research UK.
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Conflict of interest
The authors declare they have no conflict of interest.
Ethical approval was granted by Newcastle University Ethics Board and the Joint Ethics Committee of Newcastle and North Tyneside Health Authority (ref: 08/H0906/136).