Metabolic Syndrome, Cause of Heart Disease and Diabetes, Linked To LRRK2 Mutations

Metabolic Syndrome, Cause of Heart Disease and Diabetes, Linked To LRRK2 Mutations
Certain features of metabolic syndrome may be more prevalent in people with Parkinson’s disease-associated mutations in the gene LRRK2, new research suggests. The research abstract “Metabolic syndrome and genetic Parkinson’s disease, the case of LRRK2 and GBA” was published online. It was to be presented at the 2020 annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, which was canceled due to the COVID-19 ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-06By Marisa Wexler