Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Latest Parkinson's Disease News and Research

£20 million funding for stem cell research in the UK

£20 million funding for stem cell research in the UK

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Neuroscientists have overcome a major obstacle in gene therapy research

Neuroscientists have overcome a major obstacle in gene therapy research

Parkinson's disease breakthrough

Parkinson's disease breakthrough

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

₤16.5 million investment in stem cell research

₤16.5 million investment in stem cell research

International adult stem cell 'retraining' project starts in Birmingham

International adult stem cell 'retraining' project starts in Birmingham

Specialists work to overcome Huntington's disease

Specialists work to overcome Huntington's disease

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

Are we as crazy as mad cows?

Are we as crazy as mad cows?

FDA finalizes new rule on donor eligibility for human tissues and cells

FDA finalizes new rule on donor eligibility for human tissues and cells

Closer to understanding the function of a protein linked to an inherited form of the movement disorder dystonia

Closer to understanding the function of a protein linked to an inherited form of the movement disorder dystonia

Centre for Life opens with the UK’s first two human embryonic stem cell lines

Centre for Life opens with the UK’s first two human embryonic stem cell lines

Scientists move closer toward treatment for degenerative diseases

Scientists move closer toward treatment for degenerative diseases

Research into placebo effect among Parkinson’s patients

Research into placebo effect among Parkinson’s patients

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Indicators identify shingles patients who have an increased risk of developing persistent pain

Indicators identify shingles patients who have an increased risk of developing persistent pain

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa