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Hopes of vaccine for Parkinson’s sufferers

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Toxins such as "prions" which could be one of the causes of Parkinson's development could be obstructed by vaccine.
April 25, 2015

FDA lifts clinical hold on NeuroDerm's ND0612 to treat Parkinson's disease

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted the clinical hold on Israeli pharmaceutical firm NeuroDerm's US clinical studies of its primary product candidates, ND0612H and ND0612L, which are …
May 11, 2015

Low-dose lithium reduces side effects from most common treatment for Parkinson's disease

https://nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2015/07/low-dose-lithium-reduces-side-effects-from-most-common-treatment-for-parkinsons-disease/

Low-dose lithium reduced involuntary motor movements - the troubling side effect of the medication most commonly used to treat Parkinson's disease (PD) - in a mouse model of the condition that is diag…
July 27, 2015

UNC scientists create smarter immune cells to treat Parkinson's disease

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As a potential treatment for Parkinson's disease, scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have created smarter immune cells that produce and deliver a healing protein to the brai…
September 14, 2015

The beginning of the end? The race for a Parkinson’s cure

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The primary treatment for the disease remains a drug from the 1960s, called levodopa, or Sinemet in commercial form. That long inertia may finally be breaking, though the solutions are so new — st…
September 27, 2015

Parkinson's disease may be treatable with antimalaria drugs

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There are currently no standard treatments that slow or stop Parkinson's disease - available therapies address each patient's individual symptoms. Now, a breakthrough study successfully identifies two…
July 17, 2015

Parkinson's Post, Spring 2015

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In this issue:  Journey Back to the Cockpit: Mike Reed's Story The ED Corner: Join Team Parkinson's World Parkinson Congress: Buddy Program Team Parkinson's: A Walk in the Park Photography of K…
June 01, 2015

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