‘Gap’ found in Brain’s Firewall against Parkinson’s.

‘Gap’ found in Brain’s Firewall against Parkinson’s.
In a study in mice, researchers found that they could reduce the progression of the toxic aggregates of the protein α-synuclein that are found in the brains of Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients. The results suggest that another protein called lymphocyte-activation gene 3 (LAG3) plays a role in transmitting α-synuclein aggregates from one brain cell to another and could provide a ... read more
Source: Published on 2016-11-17