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Designer Dopamine Neurons From Skin Cells May Help With Parkinson’s Treatment

Researchers from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo (UB) discovered that patients with Parkinson’s diseases may be helped by a customized form of dopamine neurons. The source of the so-called designer agents? Skin cells. Patients with Parkinson’s disease have one common problem and that is the lack of dopamine, which is a neurotransmitter ... Read More »