Parkinson's Disease - Gene Therapies for Parkinson’s Disease
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 Where Does Parkinson’s Disease Originate?Where Does Parkinson’s Disease Originate?
 
Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by a loss of dopaminergic neurons. This article looks at where Parkinson's originates.
 
   Gene Therapies for Parkinson’s DiseaseGene Therapies for Parkinson’s Disease
 
Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that is estimated to affect 1-2% per 1000 people 60 years or older at any given time.
 
   Identifying Early Symptoms in Parkinson’sIdentifying Early Symptoms in Parkinson’s
 
Parkinson's disease is the second most prevalent neurological condition following Alzheimer's disease.
 
 Parkinson's disease breakthrough seen in mouse model
 
Parkinson's disease breakthrough seen in mouse modelResearchers have found a way to create new neurons in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease. The severely debilitating and progressive neurodegenerative disease, as of now, has no cure, and this breakthrough could help hundreds of thousands of patients with the condition.
 
 
 Autoimmunity Plays A Role In Parkinson's Disease
 
Autoimmunity Plays A Role In Parkinson's DiseaseA new study co-led by scientists at the La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI) adds increasing evidence that Parkinson's disease is partly an autoimmune disease.
 
 
 Solving A Parkinson's Disease Puzzle Through Protein Design
 
Solving A Parkinson's Disease Puzzle Through Protein DesignDopamine is a neurotransmitter involved in everything and the receptors have been a longstanding target for treating disorders like Parkinson's disease.
 
 
 Study reveals the role of alpha-synuclein in Parkinson’s disease
 
Study reveals the role of alpha-synuclein in Parkinson’s diseaseIn people affected by Parkinson’s, clusters of alpha-synuclein or α-synuclein, also referred to as the “Parkinson’s protein,” are detected in the brain.