Researchers develop drug delivery technique to bypass blood-brain barrier

Source: Researchers develop drug delivery technique to bypass blood-brain barrier: Breakthrough could help countless patients with neurological conditions that are currently hard to treat — ScienceDaily

Researchers have successfully prevented the development of Parkinson’s disease in a mouse using new techniques to deliver drugs across the naturally impenetrable blood-brain barrier. Their findings lend hope to patients around the world with neurological conditions that are difficult to treat due to a barrier mechanism that prevents approximately 98 percent of drugs from reaching the brain and central nervous system.

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