The latest reporting and analysis on breakthroughs in Parkinson's research and issues that matter most to you.
March 31, 2010
The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) has asked the Parkinson's disease research community to help validate antibodies that target Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2) proteins.
March 30, 2010
A federal judge on Monday struck down patents on two genes linked to breast and ovarian cancer.
March 23, 2010
Buried within the 2400 pages of the landmark health care reform bill passed by the House of Representatives last night are three provisions that touch on clinical research.
March 10, 2010
"Smoking is bad for you and no one should advocate smoking just for prevention of Parkinson's," Dr. Honglei Chen emphasized in comments to Reuters Health.
March 05, 2010
A Vanderbilt University Medical Center study of Parkinson's disease has shown such promise that several other universities have signed on to plan a large-scale, multi-center trial.
March 04, 2010
Imagine talking to another person and realizing you couldn't tell whether he was angry, sad, fearful or disgusted. That describes the challenge of many people with Parkinson's disease.
March 02, 2010
Research by the University of Nebraska Medical Center offers what one scientist says is a potentially effective approach to battling the condition.