I am a trainee in a research group “Human Brain Disease Modelling” led by Sarka Lehtonen. My work focuses on co-creating midbrain organoids using human induced pluripotent stem cells. One of our goals is to make accurate in vitro disease model to study cellular and molecular mechanisms of Parkinson’s disease.
Cellular Models of Alpha-Synuclein Aggregation: What Have We Learned and Implications for Future StudyAlbert, Katrina; Kälvälä, Sara; Hakosalo, Vili; Syvänen, Valtteri; Krupa, Patryk; Niskanen, Jonna; Peltonen, Sanni; Sonninen, Tuuli-Maria; Lehtonen, Šárka. 2022. Biomedicines. 10: A2 Review article, Literature review, Systematic review