Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Canada"
September 01, 2016
In the last few months, Cynapsus Therapeutics Inc. has announced Phase II results of its under-the-tongue strip to alleviate motor symptoms, FDA Fast Track Designation and a buyout.
October 06, 2015
2015 marks the 30th anniversary of the iconic Back to the Future trilogy and Team Fox members everywhere are celebrating while also speeding a cure for Parkinson's.
May 18, 2015
MJFF, with The Edmond J. Safra Foundation, has selected four centers in the United States and one in Canada to host the inaugural class of the Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders.
April 10, 2015
A number of recent grants went to research projects exploring new avenues that may be the key to stopping Parkinson's progression.
November 12, 2014
Team Fox member Mark Correia reflects on his Escaping Parkinson's stunt and shares why he's dedicating the remainder of 2014 to continuing to raise funds and awareness for Parkinson's research.
October 29, 2014
Laurine has participated in several studies leveraging technology to help researchers better diagnose and treat PD, including a study using wearable computing to gather information about PD symptoms.
July 08, 2014
Inspired by his childhood hero, Michael J. Fox, 18-year old Mark Correia prepares for the stunt of his life: spending two weeks in a straitjacket to raise funds and awareness for Parkinson's research
June 17, 2014
On June 22, 20 Team Fox members will take on IRONMAN 70.3 Mont Tremblant: a race comprised of a 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike and 13.1 mile half marathon run totaling 70.3 miles of athletic endurance.
June 05, 2014
Our monthly roundup of projects that we've recently funded includes ones that span our research portfolio. These grants support work on motor symptoms, cognition and genetics.
April 16, 2014
Some new projects in the MJFF-funded portfolio focus on learning more about the protein parkin and targeting it with therapies to slow or stop Parkinson's.