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Alzheimer's And Parkinson's Proteins Create A Destructive Team

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September 26, 2001
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University Of California - San Diego
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The proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease interact to enhance each other’s distinct degenerative effects, indicating that therapies blocking the production or accumulation of either protein may have broader benefits than previously thought, researchers report in the September 25 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

The proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease interact to enhance each other’s distinct degenerative effects, indicating that therapies blocking the production or accumulation of either protein may have broader benefits than previously thought, researchers report in the September 25 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, published electronically.


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