CRMP1

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CRMP1

A gene on chromosome 4p16.1 that encodes one of a family of cytosolic phosphoproteins expressed exclusively in the nervous system, which is thought to be a part of the semaphorin signal transduction pathway implicated in semaphorin-induced growth cone collapse during neural development.
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The protein DRP1 is needed for mitochondrial division.
The UCF team toned down the activity of DRP1, which restored a normal balance of mitochondrial division and fusion and improved the energy metabolism and survival of neurons.