DynaCirc and Parkinson's

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A team at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago reports that isradipine (brand name DynaCirc), a drug currently prescribed to reduce high blood pressure, may block the death of neurons in patients with advanced cases of Parkinson's and may also be able to prevent the development of the disease.Much more research needs to be done before this discovery and hypothesis can be fully vetted, but is is promising news.Read Full Story