Waterlogged Brain Region Helps Scientists Gauge Damage Caused by Parkinson’s Disease

News   Jul 26, 2017 | Original story from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

 
Waterlogged Brain Region Helps Scientists Gauge Damage Caused by Parkinson’s Disease

NIH-funded scientists have discovered that Parkinson's disease increases the amount of "free" water in a particular brain area. CREDIT Image courtesy of David Vaillancourt, Ph.D., University of Florida.

 
 
 

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