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Living with Dementia

Cause Tuberculosis

TB and Parkinson’s disease linked by unique protein

A protein at the center of Parkinson’s disease research now also has been found to play a key role in causing the destruction of bacteria that cause tuberculosis, according to scientists led by UC San Francisco microbiologist and tuberculosis expert Jeffery Cox, PhD.

The protein, named Parkin, already is the focus of intense investigation… TB and Parkinson’s disease linked by unique protein   



What is dementia?

lewy body parkinson's disease1 - pocd1 - significant memory loss1 - dementia resistant1 - virtual reality1 - mood changes1 - alzheimer's signs1 - quality of care2 - impaired balance and coordination1 - symptoms of alzheimer's2 - healthy aging1 - medicare1 - dementia progression1 - memory lapses2 - amylin1 - tia2 - igfbp-31 - amyloidosis1 - type of dementia4 - movement tremors1 - α-synuclein protein2 - gammagard1 - age-related cognitive disorders1 - symptoms of parkinson's3 - ftd1 - physical discomfort1 - phosphorylated alpha-synuclein1 - progression of parkinson's1 - treat parkinson's1 - gum disease1 -