The Dopamine Chronicles

An almost daily cartoon about Parkinson's

The nose “knows”…

Scientists have taken stem cells from the nose and transplanted them to the brain. There they train the little suckers to think they are dopamine producing neurons. “But mommy, I always thought I was a dopamine producer, why do I have this urge to smell things?” Sense of smell is one of the things that goes a bit whacked with PD…

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Written by martyworld

March 7, 2013 at 10:08 pm

Posted in Parkinson's

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