Method found to halt progression of Parkinson’s disease

■ Medicine / Method found to halt progression of Parkinson’s disease A research team led by Professor Phil Hyu Lee found a new way to counter the progression of irreversible Parkinson’s disease A group of researchers at Yonsei have found a new way to counter the progression of irreversible Parkinson’s disease. As toxic α-synuclein spreads and travels from one brain area to another, neurons degenerate and die. Thus, the progression of Parkinson’s disease is dependent on how well the α-synuclein proteins are controlled within the brain. A team led by Professor Phil Hyu Lee at the Yonsei University Severance Hospital Department of Neurology transplanted human … Continue reading Method found to halt progression of Parkinson’s diseaseRead More →