Main Areas of Research

 

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Function of the extracellular matrix in the embryonic and adult central nervous system.   

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Molecular basis of synapse formation at the neuromuscular junction and in the developing central nervous system.

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The role of agrin and of its receptor complex (MuSK and Lrp4) n the brain and in skeletal muscle tissue. 

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Structure and function of muscle spindles under normal and pathological conditions.