Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Latest Parkinson's Disease News and Research

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

Movies help explain how proteins gather into clusters called amyloid fibrils

Movies help explain how proteins gather into clusters called amyloid fibrils

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

New studies demonstrate efficacy of novel Lipoxin analog in laboratory models of Crohn's disease

New studies demonstrate efficacy of novel Lipoxin analog in laboratory models of Crohn's disease

Dopamine in the brain plays a key role in how we make choices

Dopamine in the brain plays a key role in how we make choices

Autophagy may even provide a clue to the mythical fountain of youth

Autophagy may even provide a clue to the mythical fountain of youth

Body's 'internal marijuana': A new target for treatment of schizophrenia, Parkinson's?

Body's 'internal marijuana': A new target for treatment of schizophrenia, Parkinson's?

alpha4 may prove to be useful target for smoking addiction therapies

alpha4 may prove to be useful target for smoking addiction therapies

Sperm cells grown in laboratory culture

Sperm cells grown in laboratory culture

Californians say yes on 71

Californians say yes on 71

Scientists have identified the gene which produces the hereditary Park8 variant of Parkinson’s

Scientists have identified the gene which produces the hereditary Park8 variant of Parkinson’s

Expert panel see hope for stem cell use as diabetes cure

Expert panel see hope for stem cell use as diabetes cure

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

Marijuana-like compounds may aid Parkinson's disease, pain and obesity

Marijuana-like compounds may aid Parkinson's disease, pain and obesity

Evidence links cellular iron deficiency to restless legs syndrome

Evidence links cellular iron deficiency to restless legs syndrome

Calorie restriction prevents certain aging-related changes in the brain

Calorie restriction prevents certain aging-related changes in the brain

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

Key discovery toward understanding mechanism associated with uncontrollable muscular movements

Key discovery toward understanding mechanism associated with uncontrollable muscular movements

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body