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01/12/17 - Research project on precision medicine is funded by the Innovation Fund with 1.5 million euros

Scientists from BfArM and the DZNE will be working together and in cooperation with the statutory health insurance company Techniker Krankenkasse to investigate the influence of pharmacogenetic factors on the effectiveness and safety of drug therapies.

01/05/17 - Protein Associated with Parkinson’s Travels from Brain to Gut

In a laboratory study, DZNE researchers have found that "alpha-synuclein", a protein involved in Parkinson's disease, is capable of travelling from the brain to the stomach using the vagus nerve as a conduit.