Similarities between Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Similarities between Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s
Recently, two research groups independently published journal articles suggesting that a genetic variation associated with Alzheimer's might also have an important influence in Parkinson's and related conditions. The scientists found that a protein called Apolipoprotein E (or ApoE) can affect the severity of the toxic accumulation of alpha synuclein protein in the Parkinsonian brain – a well-known trait of Parkinson's . ... read more
Source: The Cure Parkinson’s TrustPublished on 2020-02-13