Alpha-synuclein and Parkinson’s

Alpha-synuclein and Parkinson’s
What is Alpha-synuclein? Alpha-synuclein is a protein which is abundant in the human brain. It is also present in other body tissues notably the heart, muscle and gut. In the brain it tends to be concentrated near the tips of the nerve cells (neurons) in association with synaptic vesicles which are responsible for the release of chemicals between neurons - ... read more
Source: The Cure Parkinson’s TrustPublished on 2017-08-17