Nerve Growth Factors and Parkinson’s

Nerve Growth Factors and Parkinson’s
Nerve growth or neurotrophic factors are small proteins that support neurons and encourage their growth and survival during development. They have also been shown to rescue neurons in laboratory models of neurodegenerative conditions, exhibiting powerful neuroprotective properties. There has been considerable preclinical research exploring their potential use in Parkinson’s. Unfortunately, the translation of that research into humans has not been ... read more
Source: The Cure Parkinson’s TrustPublished on 2020-06-03