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Michael J Fox on Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Michael J Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1991 and disclosed his condition to the public in 1998. He is passionate about finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease and has set up the Michael J Fox foundation to promote … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Reversed in Rats

US scientists have developed a new method of producing dopamine-producing neurons, the main type of brain cell destroyed in Parkinson’s, making cell-replacement therapies that reverse such damage possible in the near future. The method created functional cells in an efficient … Continue reading

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