23rd April 2024

Reply To: “Brain storms” by Jon Palfreman (Year 1 Wed.)

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It referred to six, young drug users that had symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. It was revealed that they were injected with a neurotoxic contaminant called MPTP, that induced parkinsonism in them. This case gave the researchers insight into Parkinson’s disease e.g. why the cells die and so on.