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What role does dysbiosis play in Parkinson’s disease?

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is an incurable neurodegenerative disease that affects one in a hundred people the world over, second only to Alzheimer’s disease in the number of people affected. However, the mechanism by which it arises is still unclear. In…

Gut microbiome plays a role in Alzheimer’s

In a recent review published in the journal Pharmacological Research, researchers in Brazil investigated the role of gut microbiota in cognition, brain function, behavior, and neurodegenerative disease pathogenesis. Study: Relevance of gutmicrobiota in cognition, behaviour and Alzheimer’s disease. Image Credit: nobeastsofierce /…