Funding for this research was provided by:
Israel Science Foundation (182/12)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (U24 NS072026)
National Institute on Aging (P30 AG19610)
Received: 16 December 2019
Accepted: 25 February 2020
First Online: 30 March 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The approval for the use of human tissue material was obtained from The Peer Review Panel of the Parkinson’s UK Brain Bank and the Brain and Body Donation Program at Sun Health Research Institute; the latter’s operations are approved by the Western Institutional Review Board (Seattle, WA).This study was carried out in strict accordance with the recommendations in the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals of the National Institutes of Health. Adequate measures were taken to minimize pain and suffering. All animal welfare and experimental protocols were approved by the Committee for the Ethics of Animal Experiments of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem NIH approval # OPRR-A01–5011 (Permit number: MD-16-14,826-3).
: Not applicable
: The authors declare that they have no competing interest.