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Discovery may lead to a treatment to slow Parkinson's disease

07/22/2016

Image: Enlarged neurons. The cell bodies are purple, whereas the axons are green; Copyright: UAB

Primary hippocampal neurons from mice express G2019S-LRRK2. The neurons were treated with alpha-synuclein fibrils, and 18 days later immunofluorescence was performed. The magenta shows phospho-alpha-synuclein inclusions in the cell bodies and throughout the axons, which are green.; ©UAB