Movement Disorder News and Research

Latest Movement Disorder News and Research

Study identifies how genetic mutations in the nervous system cause Duane Syndrome

Study identifies how genetic mutations in the nervous system cause Duane Syndrome

FDA approves Codman’s MEDSTREAM Programmable Infusion System

FDA approves Codman’s MEDSTREAM Programmable Infusion System

Scientists link some cases of Essential Tremor to specific genetic problem

Scientists link some cases of Essential Tremor to specific genetic problem

ATP1A3 gene mutations responsible for alternating hemiplegia of childhood

ATP1A3 gene mutations responsible for alternating hemiplegia of childhood

Exposure to high-intensity vibrations increases risk of Parkinson's

Exposure to high-intensity vibrations increases risk of Parkinson's

GUMC, MedStar GUH launch Huntington Disease Care, Education and Research Center

GUMC, MedStar GUH launch Huntington Disease Care, Education and Research Center

Micrographia prevalent in Parkinson’s

Micrographia prevalent in Parkinson’s

Carotid stenosis, ECG anomalies foreshadow Parkinson’s disease

Carotid stenosis, ECG anomalies foreshadow Parkinson’s disease

UCB’s Neupro now available in U.S. pharmacies

UCB’s Neupro now available in U.S. pharmacies

Scientists identify abnormal gene that leads to Parkinson's

Scientists identify abnormal gene that leads to Parkinson's

Small coils activate neurons to modulate brain-cell activity

Small coils activate neurons to modulate brain-cell activity

Gene transfer technique eliminates specific neural circuit linked to Parkinson's disease

Gene transfer technique eliminates specific neural circuit linked to Parkinson's disease

Researchers identify latest gene associated with typical late-onset Lewy body Parkinson's

Researchers identify latest gene associated with typical late-onset Lewy body Parkinson's

Inexpensive exome sequencing can quickly detect heterogeneous diseases

Inexpensive exome sequencing can quickly detect heterogeneous diseases

No legal recourse because generic drug caused injury

No legal recourse because generic drug caused injury

Levodopa/carbidopa intestinal gel reduces 'off' time in people with advanced PD

Levodopa/carbidopa intestinal gel reduces 'off' time in people with advanced PD

HCHD to offer APTA-accredited post-professional physical therapy residency programs

HCHD to offer APTA-accredited post-professional physical therapy residency programs

Five abstracts evaluating Abbott's LCIG presented at Parkinson's disease congress

Five abstracts evaluating Abbott's LCIG presented at Parkinson's disease congress

European launch of technology for quantitative assessment of Parkinson’s disease symptoms from Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies

European launch of technology for quantitative assessment of Parkinson’s disease symptoms from Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies

Patent claims for technology to assess Parkinson’s disease issued to Great Lakes Neurotechnologies

Patent claims for technology to assess Parkinson’s disease issued to Great Lakes Neurotechnologies