Search Results Tagged With Parkinson's Research

Here are the 5 Apple ResearchKit apps you can start using now


Apple’s new open-source software framework debuted with 5 new apps that are looking to transform 5 different areas of medicine. All of them can be downloaded now.
March 13, 2015

Local Researchers Develop Possible Treatment for Parkinson's


Researchers in Rochester have developed a new cell therapy that could treat Parkinson’s disease, a neurological disorder which affects motor function. The study from the University of Rochester Medica…
February 10, 2014

Co-localisation sheds light on mechanisms underlying Parkinson’s disease


Neuron death is an obvious aspect of neurodegenerative disease but a complex puzzle of biological pathways and interactions needs to be teased apart to understand the underlying mechanisms. Philip …
February 10, 2014

Researchers Conduct Pioneering Translational Study on Immediate Antidepressant Effect of DBS


A research team at the University of Cadiz, headed by Professor Esther Berrocoso, in joint collaboration with mental health research groups of the Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Men…
February 17, 2014

Exploring the Brain for Keys to Solving Parkinson’s Disease


One of the final frontiers of science is the human brain. The brain is the source of our intelligence, feelings and ability to make our bodies move – as well as the locus of terrible diseases such as …
March 26, 2014

Imaging Biomarker Proposed for Parkinson’s Disease


Reduced off-medication connectivity in the basal ganglia network (BGN) separates patients with early Parkinson’s disease (PD) from healthy controls with high accuracy, preliminary findings suggest. F…
July 10, 2014

Parkinson's disease can migrate from gut to brain, shows research


Parkinson's disease is strongly linked to the degeneration of the brain's movement center. In the last decade, the question of where the disease begins has led researchers to a different part of the h…
October 13, 2014

Understanding Parkinson's Disease: An Interview with Jon Palfreman


When award-winning science journalist Jon Palfreman investigated a group of drug addicts who mysteriously ended up with Parkinson's-like symptoms after a bad batch of heroin—the story that would end u…
September 22, 2015

Key to the development of fundamental treatment methods for Parkinson's disease


Lewy bodies had been considered to be a key element of pathogenesis for Parkinson’s disease. Although structural analysis for Lewy bodies with an electron microscope had been performed, it had no seco…
January 12, 2016

Common Dementia Drug May Help People with Parkinson's Disease - Study


The researchers [provided half the subjects] with a drug called "rivastigmine" and tracked their condition for the next eight months. The researchers examined the participants and found out that peo…
January 16, 2016

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