Parkinson's progress

June 15, 2007

Researchers at Lancaster University have been awarded £396,000 by the Medical Research Council to explore the possibility that the protein alpha-synuclein, which accumulates in parts of the brain affected by Parkinson's disease, can be detected in the blood and act as a marker for the disease.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments