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Living with Dementia

Dopamine Producing Nerve Cells

Getting to the root of Parkinson’s disease

Working with human neurons and fruit flies, researchers at Johns Hopkins have identified and then shut down a biological process that appears to trigger a particular form of Parkinson’s disease present in a large number of patients. A report on the study, in the April 10 issue of the journal Cell, could lead to… Getting to the root of Parkinson’s disease   

What is dementia?

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