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Study points at lysosomal storage disorder genes as potential key contributors to Parkinson's

14:35 EST 14 Nov 2017 | News-Medical.net

An international study has shed new light on the genetic factors associated with Parkinson's disease, pointing at a group of lysosomal storage disorder genes as potential major contributors to the onset and progression of this common neurodegenerative disorder. The study appears in the journal Brain.

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