Simple Blood Test Could Help Predict Progression of Parkinson’s Disease

Simple Blood Test Could Help Predict Progression of Parkinson’s Disease
“The cumulative incidence of dementia associated with PD is approaching 80%, and individuals with PD are five to six times more likely to develop cognitive impairment than age-matched controls,” explained lead investigator Gabriele Saretzki, PhD, Biosciences Institute, and The Ageing Biology Centre at the Campus for Ageing and Vitality of Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. “PD is known to ... read more
Source: IOS PressPublished on 2020-02-12By Carmel McNamara