Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Huntington's diseases share common crucial feature -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Huntington's diseases share common crucial feature

05/26/2017

Image: (Microscopic image) Fusion of ruptured vesicles, colored green and pink; Copyright: Loyola University Chicago

The fusion of ruptured vesicles containing alpha-synuclein protein (green) leads to the formation of large protein clumps resembling the proteins that form in the brains of Parkinson's disease patients; ©Loyola University Chicago