Journal article

Superior Cerebellar Peduncle Atrophy in Friedreich's Ataxia Correlates with Disease Symptoms

Hamed Akhlaghi, Louise Corben, Nellie Georgiou-Karistianis, John Bradshaw, Elsdon Storey, Martin B Delatycki, Gary F Egan

The Cerebellum | SPRINGER | Published : 2011


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the participants for taking part in this study. This study was supported by funding from the Friedreich Ataxia Research Association (Australasia), Friedreich Ataxia Research Alliance (USA) and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. HA received a Melbourne International fee remission scholarship and a Melbourne International Research scholarship. MBD is an NHMRC practitioner fellow. GFE is an NHMRC research fellow.Dr. Hamed Akhlaghi received a Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship and a Melbourne International Research Scholarship.Professor Elsdon Storey has received honoraria (payable to his institution) from Pfizer for lecturing on non-drug-related issues at an education course. He is a co-investigator on an NIH trial for which Merck is providing active drug (aspirin and placebo). Professor Martin B. Delatycki is associate editor for BMC Neurology; he receives grants from NHMRC, Friedreich Ataxia Research Alliance, Friedreich Ataxia Research Association, and he is on the Pfizer Australia Neuroscience Grant Panel.