Movement Disorder News and Research

Latest Movement Disorder News and Research

Parkin protein plays key role in destruction of bacteria that cause tuberculosis

Parkin protein plays key role in destruction of bacteria that cause tuberculosis

Scientists identify new drugs that have potential to slow down progression of Parkinson's

Scientists identify new drugs that have potential to slow down progression of Parkinson's

Alzheimer’s drug trial: an interview with Geoffrey Kempler, Chairman & CEO Prana Biotechnology

Alzheimer’s drug trial: an interview with Geoffrey Kempler, Chairman & CEO Prana Biotechnology

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals signs SPA agreements with FDA for NAV5001 Phase 3 program

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals signs SPA agreements with FDA for NAV5001 Phase 3 program

Researcher discovers potential explanation for shizophrenia symptoms

Researcher discovers potential explanation for shizophrenia symptoms

Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies receives patent for Parkinson’s disease monitoring technology

Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies receives patent for Parkinson’s disease monitoring technology

Experts report lasting benefits of deep brain stimulation in patients with hereditary dystonia

Experts report lasting benefits of deep brain stimulation in patients with hereditary dystonia

Research: Deep brain stimulation is associated with weight loss trend in morbidly obese patients

Research: Deep brain stimulation is associated with weight loss trend in morbidly obese patients

Study suggests promising brain-imaging technique to improve diagnoses of people with movement disorders

Study suggests promising brain-imaging technique to improve diagnoses of people with movement disorders

International experts formulate guidance for neuromodulation practitioners

International experts formulate guidance for neuromodulation practitioners

Blocking MHCII action rescues nerve cells from Parkinson's disease mechanisms, researchers find

Blocking MHCII action rescues nerve cells from Parkinson's disease mechanisms, researchers find

Kinesia ProView™ launched to visualize motor symptom severity response to deep brain stimulation (DBS) in Parkinson’s patients

Kinesia ProView™ launched to visualize motor symptom severity response to deep brain stimulation (DBS) in Parkinson’s patients

Nicotine in peppers and tomatoes may provide protective effect against Parkinson's disease

Nicotine in peppers and tomatoes may provide protective effect against Parkinson's disease

BD receives FDA approval for second prefilled injectable drug

BD receives FDA approval for second prefilled injectable drug

Ceregene announces top-line data from CERE-12 Phase 2b clinical study for Parkinson's disease

Ceregene announces top-line data from CERE-12 Phase 2b clinical study for Parkinson's disease

Further research needed into therapeutic potential of rTMS for focal hand dystonia

Further research needed into therapeutic potential of rTMS for focal hand dystonia

St. Jude Medical gets European CE Mark approval for deep brain stimulation systems

St. Jude Medical gets European CE Mark approval for deep brain stimulation systems

Genetic testing services for rare neurological disorders launched by Athena Diagnostics

Genetic testing services for rare neurological disorders launched by Athena Diagnostics

Telemedicine house calls may be comparable to in-person care for people with Parkinson’s

Telemedicine house calls may be comparable to in-person care for people with Parkinson’s

Study now tells physicians that dystonia can occur in African-American patients

Study now tells physicians that dystonia can occur in African-American patients