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Have scientist found a method to interupt Parkinson's disease?

Interrupting Parkinson's disease
Treating with antioxidants early in disease process may halt degeneration and improve neuronal function
Date:
September 7, 2017
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Northwestern University
Summary:
Scientists have identified a toxic cascade that leads to neuronal degeneration in patients with Parkinson's disease and figured out how to interrupt it, reports a study. Intervening with an antioxidant early in the disease process may break the degenerative cycle and improve neuron function in Parkinson's, the study showed. Parkinson's is second most common neurodegenerative disorder.
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https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/09/170907143008.htm

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It sounds like they're figuring out what to target, at least.
Once again, early detection would be key.
Since it can be well on it's way before symptoms are noticeable, they'll have to develop simple and accurate tests. Tests that can become routine as part of yearly exams.

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