Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTResearchers find dopamine cells in Parkinson's disease brains do not protect against aging-related mitochondrial DNA damage as well as in healthy brains.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTScientists under the leadership of the University of Bonn have harnessed rabies viruses for assessing the connectivity of nerve cell transplants: coupled with a green fluorescent protein, the...
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTBy bringing together cutting-edge stem cell technologies and computational biology, researchers at Oxford University have developed a unique way to identify existing drugs that could potentially be...
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTResearchers have found that squalamine - a compound found in the tissue of dogfish sharks - may help prevent the buildup of a Parkinson's-related protein.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTPeople with certain forms of early-onset Parkinson's disease may benefit from boosting the amount of niacin in their diet, according to new research from the University of Leicester.
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Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTDuke University biomedical engineers have used computers to "evolve" more effective patterns of electric shocks delivered deep within the brain to treat Parkinson's disease symptoms.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTA study of 886 shipyard and fabrication workers finds that higher exposure to manganese in welding fumes is linked to increase in Parkinson-like symptoms.
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew research examines the link between patterns in the paintings of famous artists and the onset of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new genetic disease which results in neurodegeneration has been discovered by experts at the University of Sussex.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTBrain stimulation replaces missing brain wave and improves cognitive process in mice that lack dopamine.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTStudy shows treating Parkinson’s mice with an enzyme blocker cleared clumps of faulty alpha-synuclein from brain and corrected motor symptoms after onset.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study that modelled the early stages of Parkinson's disease has given Australian researchers insight into its causes and a possible treatment.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTClaire Bale, Head of Research Communications and Engagement at Parkinson's UK, comments on Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust using high-intensity, focused ultrasound waves for the first time in...
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTA new comprehensive literature review suggests symptoms of Parkinson's disease could be treated with marijuana, which could potentially slow progression.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTPeople with Parkinson's disease and cognitive impairment have disruptions in their brain networks that can be seen on a type of MRI, according to a study appearing online in the journal Radiology.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTAlthough the treatment of Parkinson's disease has not seen any major advances for decades, MSDC-0160, a diabetes drug, could signal a revolution.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTParkinson's disease affects the nervous system and movement, but it can also affect thought. Find out more the symptoms of Parkinson's dementia.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTFor the first time, researchers have discovered an association between the population of the microbes in the gut and Parkinson's disease.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a new study published online in the journal Neurology, a research team led by neurologists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and neuropsychologists at Boston University has shown...
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTIn new findings that could have an impact on the development of therapies for a number of currently untreatable brain disorders such as Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases, scientists from the...
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study suggests probable scientific misconduct in at least some of 33 bone health trials published in various medical journals.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTA collaboration of 32 researchers in seven countries, led by scientists at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida, has found a genetic mutation they say confers a risk for development of Parkinson's...
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PSTUse of stem cells to make dopamine cells for Parkinson's disease steps closer as scientists identify predictive markers of successful clinical production.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTONGENTYS® (opicapone) has now been launched in the UK for the treatment of adult Parkinson´s disease patients with motor fluctuations.