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Parkinson Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
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Projects 2011 2023

Research Output 2006 2018

8 Downloads (Pure)

Are PARKIN patients ideal candidates for dopaminergic cell replacement therapies?

Kunath, T., Natalwala, A., Chan, C., Chen, Y., Stecher, B., Taylor, M., Khan, S. & Muqit, M. M. K., 26 Dec 2018, In : European Journal of Neuroscience. 10 p.

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Open Access
Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
Lewy Bodies
45 Citations (Scopus)
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Basal Mitophagy Occurs Independently of PINK1 in Mouse Tissues of High Metabolic Demand

McWilliams, T. G., Prescott, A. R., Montava-Garriga, L., Ball, G., Singh, F., Barini, E., Muqit, M. M. K., Brooks, S. P. & Ganley, I. G., 6 Feb 2018, In : Cell Metabolism. 27, 2, p. 439-449.e5 17 p., e5.

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Mitochondrial Degradation
Parkinson Disease
Dopaminergic Neurons
Islets of Langerhans
2 Citations (Scopus)
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Phosphorylation of Parkin at Serine65 is essential for its activation in vivo

McWilliams, T. G., Barini, E., Pohjolan-Pirhonen, R., Brooks, S. P., Singh, F., Burel, S., Balk, K., Kumar, A., Montava Garriga, L., Prescott, A., Hassoun, S. M., Mouton-Liger, F., Ball, G., Hills, R., Knebel, A., Ulusoy, A., Di Monte, D. A., Tamjar, J., Antico, O., Fears, K. & 11 othersSmith, L., Brambilla, R., Palin, E., Valori, M., Eerola-Rautio, J., Tienari, P., Corti, O., Dunnett, S. B., Ganley, I., Suomalainen, A. & Muqit, M., 7 Nov 2018, In : Open Biology. 8, 11, p. 1-18 18 p., 181108.

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Chemical activation
6 Citations (Scopus)
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The Anthelmintic Drug Niclosamide and Its Analogues Activate the Parkinson's Disease Associated Protein Kinase PINK1

Barini, E., Miccoli, A., Tinarelli, F., Mulholland, K., Kadri, H., Khanim, F., Stojanovski, L., Read, K. D., Burness, K., Blow, J. J., Mehellou, Y. & Muqit, M. M. K., 2 Mar 2018, In : ChemBioChem. 19, 5, p. 425-429 5 p.

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Open Access
Protein Kinases
Parkinson Disease
Mitochondrial Membrane Potential
13 Citations (Scopus)
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Kinetin Riboside and Its ProTides Activate the Parkinson’s Disease Associated PTEN-Induced Putative Kinase 1 (PINK1) Independent of Mitochondrial Depolarization

Osgerby, L., Lai, Y-C., Thornton, P. J., Amalfitano, J., Le Duff, C. S., Jabeen, I., Kadri, H., Miccoli, A., Tucker, J. H. R., Muqit, M. M. K. & Mehellou, Y., 27 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 60, 8, p. 3518-3524 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Parkinson Disease
Neurodegenerative Diseases

Press / Media

University of Dundee researcher awarded £1.9M to combat Parkinson's disease

Miratul Muqit


6 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research


Biochemical characterisation of the Parkinson's disease-associated kinase PINK1: Insights from the insect world

Author: Woodroof, H. I., 2014

Supervisor: Muqit, M. (Supervisor), Van Aalten, D. (Supervisor) & Alessi, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Investigation of regulation and downstream signaling pathway of Parkinson’s disease associated kinase, PINK1

Author: Kondapalli, C., 2013

Supervisor: Alessi, D. (Supervisor) & Muqit, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Regulation of the Parkin E3 ligase by PINK1-dependent phosphorylation

Author: Kazlauskaite, A., 2015

Supervisor: Muqit, M. (Supervisor) & Alessi, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy