Journal article

A Primate-Specific Isoform of PLEKHG6 Regulates Neurogenesis and Neuronal Migration

Adam C O'Neill, Christina Kyrousi, Johannes Klaus, Richard J Leventer, Edwin P Kirk, Andrew Fry, Daniela T Pilz, Tim Morgan, Zandra A Jenkins, Micha Drukker, Samuel F Berkovic, Ingrid E Scheffer, Renzo Guerrini, David M Markie, Magdalena Goetz, Silvia Cappello, Stephen P Robertson

Cell Reports | CELL PRESS | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by European Union through the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) under the project DESIRE


Awarded by German Research Foundation


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the families for their participation in this study. The Exome Aggregation Consortium is acknowledged for access to data, as are Marta Florio and Wieland Huttner for the investigation of PLEKHG6 isoform expression in fetal tissue. The authors also thank Kalina Draganova for insightful feedback on the manuscript. R.G. is supported by funding from the European Union through the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) under the project DESIRE (N602531). M.G. is supported by funding from the European Research Council (ERC) grant ChroNeuroRepair. S.P.R. is supported by funding from the Health Research Council of New Zealand and Cure Kids NZ. S.C. is supported by funding from the German Research Foundation grant CA 1205/2-1. A.C.O. was supported by a grant from the Deutshcer Akademischer Austauschdienst of the German Research Council, a University of Otago Postgraduate Scholarship Award, and a Philip Wrightson Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand.