Search Results Tagged With Parkinson's Research
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
The National Institutes of Health announced that it is seeking grant applications for research projects focused on discovering biomarkers in Parkinson's disease and other Parkinsonian syndromes in ord…
February 25, 2016
Research found an association, but did not prove a cause-and-effect relationship between the two conditions
March 21, 2016
The world’s first monkey genetically engineered to have Parkinson’s disease has been created by researchers in Japan, New Scientist can reveal. Other monkeys created as part of the same project mimic…
June 15, 2016
With assistance from a high tech robot, National Institutes of Health researchers have identified and tested a molecule that shows promise as a possible treatment for the rare Gaucher disease and the…
July 12, 2016
A test that can detect Parkinson's disease in the early stages of the illness has moved a step closer.
Scientists have developed a way of detecting a molecule linked to the condition in samples of sp…
August 28, 2016
In a study in mice, researchers found that they could reduce the progression of the toxic aggregates of a protein known as α-synuclein that are found in the brains of Parkinson’s disease patients. The…
September 30, 2016
A number of studies have suggested caffeine has the potential to slow Parkinson's disease. Now, researchers have built on these findings, creating caffeine-based compounds that could halt the protein…
October 03, 2016
Leading-edge research has shown for the first time that a malfunctioning stress-coping mechanism in the brain is at the root of Parkinson’s disease. Genetic mutations that cause Parkinson’s disease ca…
October 07, 2016
Researchers at Iowa State University have found a protein in the brain that could lead to a cure for Parkinson's disease, which affects about 1 million Americans.
October 06, 2016