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03.13.2019

Researchers explore link between metal exposure and Parkinson’s symptoms

By Fred Love, Iowa State University News Service

A new study from Iowa State University biomedical researchers describes the biological process that causes Parkinson’s-like symptoms to develop following exposure to the metal manganese. The new research, published in the journal Science Signaling, could lead to earlier detection of Parkinson’s disease and better outcomes for patients.