IANS | Toronto Besides boosting your energy and attention levels, drinking coffee may also protect you against developing both Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
, researchers have found.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 28, 2017-Probiodrug to present findings at Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Diseases
Congress in Vienna
M2 PHARMA-March 28, 2017-Probiodrug to present findings at Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Diseases
Congress in Vienna
If these findings can be validated in large groups, epidermal protein aggregation might have some potential as a biomarker for both Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
and perhaps in other proteinopathies, such as frontotemporal dementia, progressive supranuclear palsy, and corticobasal syndrome, according to Dr.
The University of Ulster experts will be specifically looking at nanoparticles present in chemicals found in sunscreens and an additive in some diesel fuels - titanium dioxide and cerium oxide - and their con-nectioto Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
They also found evidence that the avian flu infection led to over-production of a protein found in the brain cells of individuals with both Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
The agreement grants Transgenomic exclusive rights in the United States and certain international markets to neurodegenerative biomarkers from Power3 Medical, including NuroPro, a proposed diagnostic for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
based on Power3's proteomics platform.
"It might be relevant to other neurodegenerative diseases that involve protein aggregations," such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
, he notes.
We can use these mouse models to understand human variabilities to environmental factors that may have a role in human diseases like diabetes, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
, arthritis, and heart disease."
entrepreneurship, pioneering technology and the biotech industry's research and development of new medicines to treat illnesses such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
There is growing evidence that oxidation, which generates dangerous free radicals, might contribute to the degeneration of brain and nerve cells that are responsible for the development of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases
. Some researchers believe that antioxidants like vitamins C and E, beta-carotene and the mineral zinc, may protect these cells from damage.
EXPERT ANALYSIS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ALZHEIMER'S AND PARKINSON'S DISEASES