Fluorescent-based Method May Help Measure Levels of Levopoda in Blood

Fluorescent-based Method May Help Measure Levels of Levopoda in Blood
The levels of levodopa, one of the gold-standard treatments in Parkinson’s disease, may be assessed using a fast, simple, low-cost, fluorescent-based method, a new study suggests. The study, “Blue and green emission-transformed fluorescent copolymer: Specific detection of levodopa of anti-Parkinson drug in human serum,” was published in the journal Talanta. Parkinson’s disease is a central nervous system disorder characterized by ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-04-16By Patricia Inacio, PhD