Researchers “stunned” by study that raises hopes for Parkinson’s treatment

Researchers “stunned” by study that raises hopes for Parkinson’s treatment
A new study reprogramming cells to replace reduced dopamine neurons in the brain could be used to reverse symptoms of Parkinson’s and other neurological conditions. As part of the study – conducted by the University of California San Diego (UCSD) – researchers found a way to convert star-shaped brain cells called astrocytes into cells producing dopamine. The team used the ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s Life EUPublished on 2020-07-02By admin