Genia Brin, mother of Google founder, Sergey Brin, contributed a dime size amount of skin cells from her upper arm to Stanford University so that the cells could be used for research on Parkinson’s Disease.
The results are astounding! Go to this article in Mercury News to read about the results of the research and the efforts of 23 and Me. http://www.mercurynews.com/science/ci_17702124?source=rss&nclick_check=1
- Scientists build Parkinson’s disease in a dish with cells from Google founder’s mom (biosingularity.wordpress.com)
- Parkinson’s Disease In A Petri Dish (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Dream Sleep May Reveal Early Indications Of Parkinson’s Disease (medicalnewstoday.com)