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Infectious Disease & Neurodegeneration

A nationwide case control study done in Sweden links how hospital related infections (nosocomial infections) in early life can be related to a higher risk of neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Parkinson’s Disease (PD) & Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Neurodegeneration data analysis Out of almost 12 million individuals, 300k people developed AD, 100k had Parkinson’s […]

Parkinson’s Disease: When Molecular Guardians Need Protection

Parkinson’s disease is the second most common age-related neurodegenerative disease. There are several countries where more than 300,000 people are affected by the disease, and, at a time, experience major limitations to their quality of life. The disease often starts with a tremor in one hand. Other symptoms of the disease include stiffness, slow movement, […]