Movement Disorder News and Research

Latest Movement Disorder News and Research

Genetic testing for Parkinson disease, is there a point?

Genetic testing for Parkinson disease, is there a point?

Comforting behavior in girls mistaken for movement disorder

Comforting behavior in girls mistaken for movement disorder

Computer-aided guidance system simplifies the surgical treatment for movement disorders

Computer-aided guidance system simplifies the surgical treatment for movement disorders

Protein called CHIP helps untangle protein misfolding in brain disease

Protein called CHIP helps untangle protein misfolding in brain disease

Fear of falling gait

Fear of falling gait

Neurologix announces positive interim results of gene therapy clinical trial for patients with Parkinson's disease

Neurologix announces positive interim results of gene therapy clinical trial for patients with Parkinson's disease

HOXA1 is a gene that's been looking for a disorder for a long time

HOXA1 is a gene that's been looking for a disorder for a long time

Dopamine agonist therapy for Parkinson's disease may lead to problem gambling

Dopamine agonist therapy for Parkinson's disease may lead to problem gambling

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Study examines reasons for unsatisfactory outcomes following deep brain stimulation surgery

Study examines reasons for unsatisfactory outcomes following deep brain stimulation surgery

A protein found naturally in the brain may protect against Parkinson's disease

A protein found naturally in the brain may protect against Parkinson's disease

Study sheds light on why normal prion proteins may experience age-related mutations in inherited diseases

Study sheds light on why normal prion proteins may experience age-related mutations in inherited diseases

Golfers "yips" possibly a movement disorder

Golfers "yips" possibly a movement disorder

People with essential tremor are more likely to develop dementia

People with essential tremor are more likely to develop dementia

Step toward a potential treatment for Huntington's disease

Step toward a potential treatment for Huntington's disease

New center focuses on rare Batten disease

New center focuses on rare Batten disease

Botox may help people with movement disorders

Botox may help people with movement disorders

Paclitaxel may benefit Alzheimer's and Parkinson's movement disorders

Paclitaxel may benefit Alzheimer's and Parkinson's movement disorders

Botox may be a possible treatment for sufferers of Tourette's syndrome

Botox may be a possible treatment for sufferers of Tourette's syndrome

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease