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No association between common POLG1 variants and sporadic idiopathic Parkinson's disease.
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No evidence of substantia nigra telomere shortening in Parkinson's disease
Telomeres are repetitive tracts of DNA which protect chromosomal integrity. Increased oxidative stress leads to shorter telomeres, which have been associated with several late-onset human diseases.Expand
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Genetic variation of CHRNA4 does not modulate attention in Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder, characterised by cognitive decline and attentional impairment. Recently, variation in CHRNA4 (rs1044396) has been shown to affect visual andExpand
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Genetic Reports Abstracts No evidence of substantia nigra telomere shortening in Parkinson's disease
Telomeres are repetitive tracts of DNA which protect chromosomal integrity. Increased oxidative stress leads to shorter telomeres, which have been associated with several late-onset human diseases.Expand