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York research points to enhanced detection of Parkinson’s

New research by biologists at the University of York could lead to improved methods of detection for early-onset Parkinson’s Disease (PD). ...

Bringing Better Mobility to Parkinson's Disease Patients

By Carolyn Shapiro - Comparison scans of Parkinson's patient's brain with typical brainParkinson’s disease is a disorder of the nervous system caused ...

Formation of new blood vessels may explain intractable symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Unwanted formation of blood vessels (angiogenesis) in the brain is likely to be the cause of intractable walking and balance difficulties for people who suffer from Parkinson’s disease. ... Full story

New Strategy Reduces Side Effects in Parkinson’s Treatment

Uncontrolled movements dramatically reduced with novel drug lead ... Full story

Fighting Parkinson's disease

1.25 million Euros for young Tübingen-based researcher ... Full story

Intellectual disabilities may share disease mechanisms

Brain disorders that cause intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorders may share common defects despite having different genetic causes, a study has found. ... Full story

Parkinson’s disease: A new tool for diagnosis

A group of experts working under the umbrella of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS), have developed a new tool for healthcare professionals that they hope will mark a significant advancement in the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s disease, especially in its early stages. ... Full story

Gaucher Disease May Protect Against Parkinson’s Disease-Related Color Visual Impairment

Findings Strengthen Biological Link Between a Rare Genetic Disease And A Common Neurodegenerative Disorder, Reports the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease ... Full story

Does Alcohol Consumption Affect the Risk for Parkinson’s Disease?

Survey of the Literature Finds Little Consensus, Reports the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease ... Full story

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