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Parkinson's UK research
Posted - 30 Aug 2011 11:55
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For the first time Parkinson's UK-funded scientists have grown new nerve cells from a person with one of the most rapidly progressing inherited forms of Parkinson's.
You can read more in the link below:
There's also more info in a research question and answer session with stem cell expert Dr Rosemary Fricker-Gates:
If you have any thoughts on stem cell research, it would be great to hear them.
Posted - 30 Aug 2011 12:03
Wonderful news and congratulations to our Research Team. There may be a light at the end of the tunnel after all.
Posted - 30 Aug 2011 12:05
Parkinson's UK is the operating name of the Parkinson's Disease Society of the United Kingdom.
A registered charity in England and Wales (258197) and in Scotland (SC037554)