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Problem: Part D: You are a neurologist doing research on Parkinson's disease. You discover something very similar to REST that impacts people with Parkinson's. What have you discovered? A. a plaqueB. a chromosomeC. a neuronD. a protein 

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REST: protein that represses transcription of neuronal genes in non-neuronal cells

Parkinson's Disease: accumulation of alpha-synuclein proteins

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Part D: You are a neurologist doing research on Parkinson's disease. You discover something very similar to REST that impacts people with Parkinson's. What have you discovered? 

A. a plaque
B. a chromosome
C. a neuron
D. a protein 

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