Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Latest Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Parkinson's dark period can be minimized or alleviated with the right kind of care

Parkinson's dark period can be minimized or alleviated with the right kind of care

Botox helps explain possible causes of nerve diseases

Botox helps explain possible causes of nerve diseases

First clinical guidelines to help improve the diagnosis and treatment of people with normal pressure hydrocephalus

First clinical guidelines to help improve the diagnosis and treatment of people with normal pressure hydrocephalus

Key neural system at risk from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Key neural system at risk from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Prions rapidly 'remodel' good protein into bad

Prions rapidly 'remodel' good protein into bad

First large-scale whole genome map of genetic variability associated with Parkinson's disease

First large-scale whole genome map of genetic variability associated with Parkinson's disease

Scientists characterize the most infectious prion protein particles

Scientists characterize the most infectious prion protein particles

Call for more donations of brains to help researchers discover new treatments for neurological disorders

Call for more donations of brains to help researchers discover new treatments for neurological disorders

Animal model of Parkinson's disease reveals striking sensitivity to common environmental toxins

Animal model of Parkinson's disease reveals striking sensitivity to common environmental toxins

Human embryonic stem cell lines accumulate changes in their genetic material over time

Human embryonic stem cell lines accumulate changes in their genetic material over time

Human tissue grown from stem cells, available for transplant in the next four years

Human tissue grown from stem cells, available for transplant in the next four years

Human embryonic stem cell lines accumulate changes in their genetic material over time

Human embryonic stem cell lines accumulate changes in their genetic material over time

UK fertility specialist and broadcaster says embryonic stem cell research promises are hyped up

UK fertility specialist and broadcaster says embryonic stem cell research promises are hyped up

African-American women with mitochondrial DNA variant are at increased risk of breast cancer

African-American women with mitochondrial DNA variant are at increased risk of breast cancer

Therapeutic uses of psychedelic drugs are resurfacing

Therapeutic uses of psychedelic drugs are resurfacing

Virginia Tech engineer investigates enzyme link to Huntington's, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer diseases

Virginia Tech engineer investigates enzyme link to Huntington's, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer diseases

Teenage drug use can lead to adult addiction and heart attack

Teenage drug use can lead to adult addiction and heart attack

Blood flow into the brain may play a larger role in the development of dementia than previously believed

Blood flow into the brain may play a larger role in the development of dementia than previously believed

Coffee is the number one source of antioxidants in the U.S. diet

Coffee is the number one source of antioxidants in the U.S. diet

Ataxin-1 affects the development of the nervous system

Ataxin-1 affects the development of the nervous system