Project Aiming to Create Working Neurons Awarded $4M Grant

Project Aiming to Create Working Neurons Awarded $4M Grant
A team of researchers at Purdue University won a $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to advance the development of a synthetic neuron platform to support future studies into brain health and neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s. Diseases like Parkinson’s progressively damage and kill nerve cells, or neurons, in the brain. Although treatments may help ease disease-related symptoms, a ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-01-15By Catarina Silva, MSc