Prion-Like Mechanisms in Parkinson’s Disease.

Prion-Like Mechanisms in Parkinson’s Disease.
Prion-Like Mechanisms in Parkinson's Disease. Front Neurosci. 2019;13:552 Authors: Ma J, Gao J, Wang J, Xie A Abstract Formation and aggregation of misfolded proteins in the central nervous system (CNS) is a key hallmark of several age-related neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson's disease (PD), Alzheimer's disease (AD), and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). These diseases share key biophysical and biochemical characteristics with ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2019-07-06