Century-old Parkinson’s question answered – BBC News

13:04 EDT 21 Jun 2017 | Life Sciences Health

BBC NewsCentury-old Parkinson's question answeredBBC NewsScientists say they have found the first direct evidence that the immune system does attack the brain in Parkinson's disease. The role of "autoimmunity" was first suggested nearly a century ago, but had not been confirmed. The discovery, in the journal ...Best evidence yet that Parkinson's could be autoimmune diseaseNew ScientistParkinson's is partly an autoimmune disease, study findsEurekAlert (press release)all 3 news articles

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