Aggregates of the protein alpha-synuclein (brown) and antibodies (green)
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Parkinson’s disease progression slowed by antibody infusions

[ad_1] Aggregated clumps of the protein alpha-synuclein (brown) and antibodies (green) BIOLUTION GMBH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY A drug that targets a build-up of proteins linked to Parkinson’s disease could slow the progression of motor symptoms in people with advanced forms of the condition. Although this shows promise to be a disease-modifying treatment for Parkinson’s, it is […]

‘Peaceful’ male bonobos may actually be more aggressive than chimps
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‘Peaceful’ male bonobos may actually be more aggressive than chimps

[ad_1] Bonobos often act aggressively, despite their peaceful reputation Sergey Uryadnikov / Alamy Stock Photo Have we misjudged our two closest relatives? Chimpanzees are known for lethal violence while bonobos are widely seen as paragons of peaceful coexistence, free love and female empowerment – but a new study suggests that the reality is more complicated. […]