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(EXPRESS) — SCIENTISTS have performed a complete about turn on the thinking on the causes of Parkinson’s disease, saying the condition may be caused by damage to the gut rather than the brain.
The discovery could open the way to new developments in combating the disease even before symptoms occur.
Prof David Burn of the University of Newcastle said: “That would be game-changing.
“There are lots of different mechanisms that could potentially stop the spread.”