Paths from Pesticides to Parkinson's

@article{Kamel2013PathsFP,
  title={Paths from Pesticides to Parkinson's},
  author={Freya Kamel},
  journal={Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={341},
  pages={722 - 723}
}
  • F. Kamel
  • Published 16 August 2013
  • Biology
  • Science
High-quality studies of specific chemical pesticides are needed to determine the relationship between exposure and risk of Parkinson's disease. Interest in the relationship between exposure to pesticides and the risk of neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and Parkinson's disease (PD) is long-standing (1). PD, in particular, has been the subject of much debate in this context (2). Its symptoms typically occur later in life (at age 60 or older… 

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