Latest Blog Posts Tagged "PPMI in the News"
May 08, 2017
In his latest blog post for the Journal of Parkinson's Disease, science journalist and person with Parkinson's Jon Palfreman introduces us to Personalized Parkinson Project.
November 12, 2015
The latest in the field of Parkinson's research and development was showcased at a recent MJFF meeting.
July 16, 2014
The July issue of the San Diego Jewish Journal reported on MJFF's Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative biomarkers study and the connection of the Ashkenazi Jewish population to the LRRK2 gene.
June 24, 2014
PPMI principal investigator Ken Marek, MD, presented baseline observations from the landmark study at the 18th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders earlier this month.
June 23, 2014
The Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative (PPMI) is The Michael J. Fox Foundation's flagship biomarkers clinical study. Hadassah Magazine's June/July 2014 issue featured PPMI's focus on genetics.
March 07, 2014
Danna Jennings, MD, appears this weekend on the Dr. Steve Show talking about how smell loss may be a sign of early Parkinson's disease.
November 01, 2013
Theoretically, if a study's outcome is true, the same set-up would lead to the same results.
September 17, 2013
In a roundup of initiatives from disease foundations around genetics, The Wall Street Journal included mention of a couple from The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF).
August 27, 2013
The study, which was published in the journal JAMA Neurology, studied the cerebrospinal fluid of people with PD as compared with control volunteers, and found subtle, yet important differences.
August 14, 2013
Philadelphia's ABC6 Action News interviewed Dr. Matthew Stern, an investigator for the Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative (PPMI), about the link between the sense of smell and PD.