Relevant conflicts of interest/financial disclosures: The research in this article has been supported by a grant from the regional government (Medizin-Ausschuss; to G.K., C.K., and G.D.).
Letters: New Observations
No association between polymorphisms in the glutamate transporter SLC1A2 and Parkinson's disease
Article first published online: 6 FEB 2013
Copyright © 2012 Movement Disorder Society
Volume 28, Issue 9, pages 1305–1306, August 2013
How to Cite
Appenzeller, S., Schulte, C., Thier, S., Hopfner, F., Pendziwiat, M., Papengut, F., Klein, C., Hagenah, J., Kasten, M., Srulijes, K., Berg, D., Gasser, T., Singleton, A., Deuschl, G. and Kuhlenbäumer, G. (2013), No association between polymorphisms in the glutamate transporter SLC1A2 and Parkinson's disease. Mov. Disord., 28: 1305–1306. doi: 10.1002/mds.25330
Funding agencies: This study was financially supported by a grant from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (KL1433/2-1) and the funds of the “Fakultätsübergreifende Forschungsförderung des Medizin-Ausschusses beider Medizinischer Fakultäten in Kiel und Lübeck” and the Hermann and Lilly Schilling Foundation. This work was supported, in part, by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services (project ZO1 AG000949-06). The authors thank the Institute of Clinical Molecular Biology in Kiel for providing genotyping as supported, in part, by the DFG Cluster of Excellence “Inflammation at Interfaces” and “Future Ocean.” We thank the technicians S. Greve and S. Arndt for technical support.
Full financial disclosures and author roles may be found in the online version of this article.
Drs. Appenzeller, Schulte, and Thier contributed equally to this work.
- Issue published online: 3 SEP 2013
- Article first published online: 6 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Received: 2 OCT 2012