Commentary on Cell paper

Very interesting paper just out in Cell from a group over in California showing that by modulating the gut microbiome of mouse model for Parkinson’s disease you can influence the pathological events in the brain. Comments from me in the Science Media Centre press release are available at:

http://www.sciencemediacentre.org/expert-reaction-to-study-reporting-the-relationship-between-gut-microbes-and-parkinsons-disease-symptoms-in-mice/

A news story on the BBC website is available at:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-38173287

And the original paper is available on the link below:

http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(16)31590-2

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