Campbell Biology (11th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13409-341-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-13409-341-3

Chapter 49 - 49.5 - Concept Check - Page 1102: 1


Alzheimer's disease is associated with the loss of memory related functions whereas Parkinson's disease is associated with the degradation of motor functions.

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These diseases affect different regions of the brain and therefore affect different types of functions. Both diseases are associated with aging, typically occurring only in elderly people.
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