Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Genetics"
April 10, 2018
Parkinson's research often models its approach after the Alzheimer's field, and ongoing efforts may lead to a similar framework for PD.
March 22, 2018
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.
March 20, 2018
The Lancet Neurology calls the AMP PD program the 'most ambitious initiative so far to find a cure for Parkinson's.'
January 30, 2018
The Michael J. Fox Foundation, National Institutes of Health and five industry partners unite to find molecular difference in Parkinson's.
January 04, 2018
A recent study shows that the way people with Parkinson's process caffeine could help identify disease earlier.
November 17, 2017
Steve Hodges and the KiMe Fund focus on community involvement and funding researcher tools to ensure future generations don't have to live with Parkinson's.
October 17, 2017
Measuring a person's scent or eye movements could lead to earlier PD diagnosis.
October 13, 2017
Analysis from the MJFF-led PPMI points to potential use of these biomarkers for testing drug engagement but likely not for tracking short-term progression.
October 03, 2017
David Levine, MD, MPH, shares his experiences as a participant in the Levodopa Response Trial and thoughts on PD scientists using his data to advance research.
September 26, 2017
Read our biomarkers guide to learn more about how and why scientists are looking for objective medical tests for Parkinson's.