Detection of neuron-derived pathological α-synuclein in blood

Detection of neuron-derived pathological α-synuclein in blood
Brain. 2022 Jun 20:awac115. doi: 10.1093/brain/awac115. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTTo date, no reliable clinically applicable biomarker has been established for Parkinson's disease. Our results indicate that a long anticipated blood test for Parkinson's disease may be realized. Following the isolation of neuron-derived extracellular vesicles of Parkinson's disease patients and non-Parkinson's disease individuals, immunoblot analyses were performed to detect extracellular vesicle-derived ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-06-20By Annika Kluge