Parkinson’s disease: Understanding changes in the brain and testing novel drugs
This project aims to study the aetiology of non-motor symptoms in the brains of early-stage Parkinson’s disease models.
18 November 2019
Dr Audrey Mercer and Dr Andy Constanti
Project (PO3): Objective Output Outcome
The aim of this project is to study the aetiology of non-motor symptoms in the brains of early stage Parkinson’s disease models and to test novel drugs that may potentially slow down the progression of the disease.
Image: Neuroinflammation and astrocytic activation in the piriform cortex of a pre-motor Parkinson’s disease model.