Rui Daniel Prediger

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Many studies have shown that deficits in olfactory and cognitive functions precede the classical motor symptoms seen in Parkinson's disease (PD) and that olfactory testing may contribute to the early(More)
Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder affecting approximately 1% of the population older than 60 years. Classically, PD is considered to be a motor system(More)
The presence of smell loss and the early pathological involvement of the olfactory pathways in the early stages of some neurodegenerative disorders are in accord with the tenants of the olfactory(More)
Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) is a 42-amino acid hormone, secreted from the enteroendocrine K cells, which has insulin-releasing and extra-pancreatic actions. GIP and its(More)
Convergent epidemiological, clinical, and experimental findings indicate that hypercholesterolemia contributes to the onset of Alzheimer's disease (AD)-like dementia, but the exact underlying(More)