MJFF Grants Support AC Immune Work Into Ways to Stop Progression

MJFF Grants Support AC Immune Work Into Ways to Stop Progression

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MJFF Grants Support AC Immune Work Into Ways to Stop Progression

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) has awarded about $1.5 million in grants to AC Immune to support work into small molecules against two proteins that are key players in the neurodegeneration underlying Parkinson’s disease. The two grants will fund research into molecules able to enter the brain and inhibit the aggregation of alpha-synuclein, a disease hallmark, and that can prevent the activation of a pathway that drives neuroinflammation, called the (NOD)-like receptor protein 3 (NLRP3)…

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