23andMe to study saliva samples of Parkinson's patients

03/13/2009 | Bloomberg

23andMe is collaborating with the Parkinson's Institute and the Michael J. Fox Foundation to gather saliva samples from 10,000 patients with Parkinson's disease. The gene-testing company plans to examine the samples for genes that might be linked to the condition and identify factors that affect patients' response to treatments.

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