Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Parkin"
September 07, 2018
These genetic risk factors are teaching us more about what goes wrong in Parkinson's, and researchers are already testing therapies against them.
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.
November 25, 2013
The new findings were published online in the journal Nature.
August 01, 2013
Scientists have published four papers defining the crystal structure of Parkin, the protein encoded by Park2, a gene which has been implicated in a small percentage of cases of PD.
May 15, 2013
Scientists from McGill University have discovered the three-dimensional structure of the protein encoded by the Parkin gene, which is implicated in rare cases of PD.
May 08, 2013
The new programs focus on therapeutic targets LRRK2 and Parkin, as well as biomarkers for cognitive impairment in PD. Interested researchers are encouraged to apply.