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  • Researchers Neutralize Parkinson’s Dopamine Killers
    By on November 9, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments


    futurity.org writes with news that Iowa State researchers have made a breakthrough that could eventually lead to a cure for Parkinson’s. Identifying the protein that kills the dopamine-producing cells in the brain has allowed the researchers to disable it and could be the first step in the development of new treatments. “Now, Kanthasamy’s group is looking for additional compounds that also can serve to neutralize protein kinase-C. By identifying (more…)