It is the first time that scientists associate Parkinson to the instrument body, which appears to act as a "reservoir" for abnormal neuronal proteins (alpha-synuclein) associated with the onset and exacerbation of disease.
Parkinson's disease may originate deep in the digestive system, according to a new study by United States scientists. NutraIngredients reported previously on the theory that gut microbes may trigger Parkinson's disease.
Parkinson's disease has always been considered a disease of the brain, but research out Wednesday found it may start in the gut - specifically in the appendix, a tiny organ near the large intestine. Also, the scientists found some differences in protein structure between healthy people and people with Parkinson's disease. The researchers believe that Parkinson's might be triggered during the rare occurrence that the protein escapes the appendix.
Pakistan beat New Zealand by six wickets to clinch T20 series
Asif Ali (24), promoted at No. 3, and Hafeez put on 67 runs before three smart catches reduced Pakistan to 121-5 in the 18th over. Hafeez then took charge, hitting two sixes and bringing up the victory by slicing Adam Milne through extra cover to the boundary.
The disorder now is an incurable neurodegenerative disease accompanied with tremors, balance issues, and gastrointestinal problems, which seems to be more common among those living in rural areas. Labrie said that the appendix was just one possible place for the disease to start, but there are likely other origin points. Statistics showed that half a million of the risk had no problem with the Appendix. Although the appendix has gained a reputation of being redundant, in fact plays an important role in our immune system, regulating the bacteria in our gut and, is playing a role in Parkinson's disease.
But this is a potential avenue for treatment, and drug companies are interested in targeting the protein in people who already have Parkinson's, Patrik Brundin, director of the Centre for Neurodegenerative Science at the Van Andel Research Institute, said in the teleconference.
Unai Emery 'only 50 per cent happy' with Liverpool draw
Might that have also been a penalty? However, the Gunners have scored more goals after the break than any other side (19). Arsenal began the game on top but it was Liverpool that had the ball in the back of the net on 18 minutes.
Te'o to start for England against South Africa
Locks George Kruis and Maro Itoje have important roles to play as more seasoned campaigners, but this is a raw England eight. As England held out 15 phases of South African attacks, with the clock well into the red, Jones patrolled the touchline.
Another NASA spacecraft runs out of steam, 2nd this week
Dawn also spotted a 2.5-mile-high (4 km) "lonely mountain", by far the tallest surface feature on the dwarf planet. Such spaceflight feats were made possible by Dawn's superefficient ion engines , mission team members have said.
Pastor jailed for convincing wife to end life
Morant's defence team argued that an eight-year sentence with six-month parole period was suitable. 'You took advantage of her vulnerability as a sick and depressed woman, ' he said.