Parkinson’s Disease . Steven Qian Zhang Student ID: 10301016055 Medical Genetics- Shanghai Medical College Instructor: Professor Liu Wen . Famous Quotations . What folks think about PD . "When the doctor first told me I had Parkinson's, I wanted to kill him" .
Steven Qian Zhang
Student ID: 10301016055
Medical Genetics- Shanghai Medical College
Instructor: Professor Liu Wen
What folks think about PD
-Michael J. Fox
-Grandpapa of Steven Z.
Average incidence: 20/100,000 in North America
1 Million Affected in the United States
Average of 50,000 new cases each year in the U.S
More than $5.6 billion spent each year for research
Decreased Facial Expression
Levodopa (Gold Standard)
Stem Cell Transplantion
Thanks very much for your attention and good luck to my Grandpapa!!
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Professor Liu Wen . Shanghai Medical College
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