The findings were publicized in the peer-reviewed journal Nature Communications.
In a new study, released online in the journal Neurology, researchers at Vanderbilt University may be on the brink of a breakthrough intervention for treating Parkinson's disease among older adults.
The UCLA-based group focused on identifying environmental factors as opposed to genetic risks for the onset of neurodegenerative diseases.
In their new study, released online in the peer-reviewed journal Nature, low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 (LRP1) was linked to the uptake and spread of tau in the brain.
The new neurodegenerative condition, distinct from chronic neuroinflammation observed in other illnesses like Alzheimer's disease or frontotemporal dementia, were detailed in a study released in the American Journal of Human Genetics.
According to new research, cellular senescence, a phenomenon recognized for its cessation of cell division, may lead to the development of neurodegenerative diseases.
Researchers at the University of Helsinki in Finland found a correlation between antibiotic exposure and Parkinson's disease.