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Cells have a sophisticated system to control and dispose of defective, superfluous proteins and thus to prevent damage to the body.
McGill University researchers have unlocked a new door to developing drugs to slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease.
By working with mouse and fruit fly hearts, researchers at Washington University (WUSTL) School of Medicine, St. Louis identified a key protein that has a connection with Parkinson’s disease and heart failure.
A protein known to be a key player in the development of Parkinson's disease is able to enter and harm cells in the same way that viruses do.
The following research from Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is being presented at the 65th annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), March 16-23, 2013, in San Diego.
Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have discovered how the most common genetic mutations in familial Parkinson's disease damage brain cells.
While approximately one in five Parkinson's disease patients experience impulse control disorder symptoms, the disease itself does not increase the risk of gambling, shopping, or other impulsivity symptoms.
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