Mechanisms of neurodegeneration

and neuroinflammation

Working from test tubes to cells to mice...

                                        ...To find treatments.

Research on Huntington's disease
Research on Huntington's disease

Sipione Lab
Sipione Lab

Neurons and microglia - Sipione Lab
Neurons and microglia - Sipione Lab

Research on Huntington's disease
Research on Huntington's disease

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Our lab

 

Our lab is part of a vibrant research community in the Department of Pharmacology and the Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute (NMHI) at the University of Alberta. The University of Alberta is one of the top 5 research-intensive Universities in Canada.

Research

 

We conduct multidisciplinary research to understand the molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases such as Huntington's disease (HD) and Parkinson's disease (PD) and to develop effective treatments.

Our team

 

We are a dedicated group of people passionate about science and the brain.

We are committed to create a fair, diverse and inclusive learning and working environment, where all individuals feel valued and invested in our common goals.

If you are hardworking and passionate about science, consider joining our team.

26/03/2021

Funding research toward treating the cause of neurodegenerative disease.. Read more.

20/09/2019

Hope on the horizon for neurodegenerative diseases... Read more.

15/10/2016

Advancing towards treatment for Huntington's disease... Read more.

13/02/2012

Molecule restores motor function in mouse test of Huntington's... Read more.

08/03/2012

Woring on the brain gang(lioside)... Read more.

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Contact us:
Sipione Lab
9-21 Medical Sciences Building
Edmonton, AB, T6H 0Z7
Phone: 780-492-8108