Selenium Mineral Levels Increased in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Parkinson’s Patients, Research Suggests

Selenium Mineral Levels Increased in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Parkinson’s Patients, Research Suggests
People with Parkinson’s disease may have higher levels of selenium — a mineral with antioxidant properties — in their cerebrospinal fluid, the liquid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord, a study suggests. The research, “Selenium level does not differ in blood but increased in cerebrospinal fluid in Parkinson’s disease: a meta-analysis,” was published in the International Journal of Neuroscience. ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-02-26By Catarina Silva, MSc