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COVID-19 and Parkinson’s Disease

Francesco Cavallieri et al.
July 03, 2021

COVID-19 and Parkinson's disease: a casual association or a possible second hit in neurodegeneration?

As one of the company’s priority diseases, CENTOGENE is continuously carrying out research into the causes of Parkinson’s disease (PD). A recurrent observation has been a temporal link of the development of PD to SARS-CoV-2 infections. Corroborating similar findings by others, a corresponding study was recently published in the Journal of Neurology.