Monkey study could lead to new Parkinson’s therapies

Monkey study could lead to new Parkinson’s therapies
Scientists at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, US, are using marmosets – a small monkey species that can mimic the motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s – to better understand brain changes caused by the condition. The study – published in science journal ‘PLOS ONE’ – induced the monkeys with Parkinson’s motor symptoms such as tremors and used devices similar ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s Life EUPublished on 2018-09-13By admin