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Scientists from IIT Mandi, US universities investigate protein involved in Parkinson’s progression

New Delhi, Feb 29 (PTI) Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi and three US universities have investigated a crucial protein involved in the progression of Parkinson’s disease. According to officials, Parkinson’s disease is on the rise globally, with experts projecting a substantial 200-300 per cent increase in cases in India over the […]

IIT Mandi Researcher’s Findings on Parkinson’s Protein Phosphorylation Open New Avenues for Treatment

In a groundbreaking study, the Indian Institute of Technology Mandi has collaborated with international researchers to uncover critical insights into the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The focus of the research was on Alpha-synuclein, a brain-abundant protein that undergoes increased phosphorylation in Parkinson’s patients. Parkinson’s disease, a neurodegenerative disorder, has seen a rising prevalence globally, with […]