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Single Protein May Hold Secret to Treating Parkinson’s Disease

(January 3, 2017) - The neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson’s disease, are usually triggered by misfolding and accumulation of proteins present in the neurons, which results in the damage and destruction of brain cells. According to the researchers from the Gladstone Institutes, a protein called Nrf2 could help in treating the diseases by managing the defective proteins. Read more