Growth differentiation factor 5: a neurotrophic factor with neuroprotective potential in Parkinson’s disease

Growth differentiation factor 5: a neurotrophic factor with neuroprotective potential in Parkinson’s disease
Neural Regen Res. 2022 Jan;17(1):38-44. doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.314290.ABSTRACTParkinson's disease is the most common movement disorder worldwide, affecting over 6 million people. It is an age-related disease, occurring in 1% of people over the age of 60, and 3% of the population over 80 years. The disease is characterized by the progressive loss of midbrain dopaminergic neurons from the substantia nigra, and ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-06-08By Susan R Goulding