Target ‘alpha-SYN’


Illustration of Parkinson's disease

Illustration of Parkinson’s disease (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Based on today´s scientific understanding, Parkinson´s is caused by deposits of pathological forms of “alpha-syn” in the brain.

“A reduction of the brain´s alpha-syn aggregates is believed to have a beneficial impact on the progress of the disease.”

“PD01A, a vaccine developed to treat Parkinson‘s disease is currently being tested in a phase1 clinical trail to address the causative treatment of Parkinson´s for the first time.”

“PD01A shall accomplish that upon the induction of antibodies that are targeting alpha-syn, to neutralize its toxic impact.”

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