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Reprogrammed skin cells inserted in brain help Parkinson's patient regain function: study

Reuters India Thursday, 14 May 2020 ()
Skin cells reprogrammed to produce the neurotransmitter dopamine and inserted deep into the brain of a 69-year-old man with Parkinson's disease have allowed him to tie his shoes again and resume swimming and biking, researchers reported in The New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.
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