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Design of micro and nanoparticles to improve treatments for Alzheimers and Parkinsons

Enara Herran, a researcher at the UPV/EHU’s Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, is working to improve the way Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s treatments are administered. And it is a fact that, as Herran herself stressed, “both diseases are becoming more and more common in our society”.

Both disorders affect the neurones: their structure and… Design of micro and nanoparticles to improve treatments for Alzheimers and Parkinsons   



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