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Living with Dementia

Mycobacterium 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?

dementias first signs1 - alzheimer’s vaccine1 - exercise games1 - behavioral symptoms1 - dbs1 - amyloid hypothesis1 - reducing anxiety1 - dementia decline1 - lrp61 - increased dementia risk1 - lou gehrig's disease1 - alzheimer's proteins1 - aids related dementia1 - hearing loss1 - presenile-onset disease1 - non-familial parkinson's1 - mental exercises1 - aripiprazole1 - tasigna1 - eeg1 - mixed forms1 - tremor2 - beta-amyloid8 - a-beta protein1 - syndrome of dementia1 - high-dose chemotherapy1 - exercise2 - encephalopathy-alcoholic10 - dementia in elderly1 - developing alzheimers2 -