Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Neuropathology"
September 08, 2014
The 2014 Lasker~DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award went to Alim Louis Benabid, MD, PhD, and Mahlon R. DeLong, MD, for development of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus.
November 20, 2013
Every research project we fund is a step closer to new and better therapies for people with Parkinson's disease. Read about three exciting, newly funded grants.
November 08, 2013
Levels of alpha-synuclein in the brainmeasured through imaging toolscould be a biomarker that would help researchers diagnose the disease better and test potential therapies faster.
October 07, 2013
A recent report on dopamine neuron activity in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients emphasizes the need for biomarkers for earlier detection.
September 13, 2013
The 2013 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award went to two scientists for their discoveries concerning rapid neurotransmitter release, a process that underlies all of the brain's activities.