Latest Blog Posts Tagged "PD Diagnosis"
February 24, 2017
Guest blogger Lisa Holloway shares her difficult journey to getting the right diagnosis and treatment for Parkinson's.
September 19, 2016
MJFF awarded a $1 million grant to researchers at The Virginia Commonwealth University who have developed a non-invasive eye test that could potentially diagnose Parkinson's disease.
August 29, 2016
An MJFF-funded study reports promising results around development of a test to detect Parkinson's by measuring the properties of key protein alpha-synuclein.
April 25, 2016
Last week Australia's La Trobe University announced it had developed a blood test to detect Parkinson's. While the team is making strides toward such a tool, we're not there quite yet.
April 04, 2016
MJFF-funded researchers collect data in hopes of determining a convenient and accurate test to diagnose Parkinson's.,
March 15, 2016
Test your knowledge of how doctors make a Parkinson's diagnosis.
March 14, 2016
MJFF's Samantha Hutten, PhD, talks about how researchers are developing methods to identify people with PD earlier in the disease process, which could help test therapies to slow or stop Parkinson's.
March 09, 2016
In the latest "Ask the MD" video, Dr. Dolhun talks about how doctors diagnose Parkinson's and how a tool called a biomarker may help.
November 23, 2015
The new MDS Clinical Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's Disease reflects our updated understanding of, for example, genetics and non-motor symptoms.
September 08, 2015
Using data from the MJFF-led Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative, NIH researchers have identified five criteria that together may be able to predict who will develop Parkinson's disease.