Google co-founder Sergey Brin is pre-disposed to Parkinson’s
Sergey Brin said he has a genetic mutation which increases his chances of contracting the degenerative disease
Sergey Brin, one of the co-founders of Google, has revealed that he has a genetic mutation which increases his chances of contracting ParkinsonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s disease.
Writing on a personal blog that was launched yesterday, Mr Brin, 35, said he made the discovery following a genetic test.
He wrote: Ã¢â‚¬Å“The exact implications of this are not entirely clear,Ã¢â‚¬Â but added: Ã¢â‚¬Å“Nonetheless it is clear that I have a markedly higher chance of developing Parkinson’s in my lifetime than the average person.Ã¢â‚¬Â
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