Earliest signs of Parkinson’s disease uncovered in brain, scientists say

Scientists may have discovered the earliest warning signs of Parkinson’s disease in the brain.

Changes to the serotonin system – which relays messages across the brain – appear to occur years before patients show any visible symptoms, a new study suggests.

The findings, published in journal The Lancet Neurology, could lead to new methods of identifying individuals at a high risk of developing Parkinson’s disease.

It has previously been suggested that...
source: Herald Series

2019-06-20 01:59
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