Literature associating SNCA and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Synuclein, alpha (non A4 component of amyloid precursor); May be involved in the regulation of dopamine release and transport. Induces fibrillization of microtubule-associated protein tau. Reduces neuronal responsiveness to various apoptotic stimuli, leading to a decreased caspase-3 activation; Parkinson disease associated genes
Synonyms: SNCA, D6RA31, E7EPV7, F6L6N6, H6UYS0 ...