Caty Casas
Associate Professor
Institute of Neuroscience, Dept. Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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We aim to determine the mechanisms involved in endogenous neuroprotection engaged by neurons after suffering retrograde neurodegeneration by axotomy or circuit disconnection. We expect to use this knowledge to generate novel therapies for central nervous system alterations.