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Ex-nurse who can smell Parkinson's inspires test to diagnose disease

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Description

Scientists have developed a test for Parkinson's disease based on its odour after teaming up with a woman who can smell the condition before tremors and other clinical symptoms appear.

Period20 Mar 2019 → 22 Mar 2019

Scientists have developed a test for Parkinson's disease based on its odour after teaming up with a woman who can smell the condition before tremors and other clinical symptoms appear.

References

Title'Sniffing' Parkinson's now science
Media name/outletEdinburgh Evening News
Date of coverage22/03/19
TitleSniffing out a test for Parkinson's
Media name/outletThe Scotsman
Date of coverage21/03/19
TitleEx-nurse who can smell Parkinson's inspires test to diagnose disease
Media name/outletThe Guardian
Date of coverage20/03/19

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