Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Research News"
November 16, 2018
Biopharmaceutical company AC Immune is testing its tool to show alpha-synuclein on brain scans, which could help diagnose and track Parkinson's and measure therapeutic impact.
November 14, 2018
The MJFF-sponsored study will attempt to grow crystals of the LRRK2 protein in microgravity conditions.
November 12, 2018
The Bachmann-Strauss Prize for Excellence in Dystonia Research and Robert A. Pritzker Prize for Leadership in Parkinson's Research were awarded over the weekend.
November 09, 2018
Recent news is touting a potential pill to stop Parkinson's. MJFF-funded research is the basis of this story, but sometimes it can be hard to separate hope from hype.
November 08, 2018
Researchers are studying gene therapy as a novel approach to treating symptoms and lessening medication needs in people with progressing Parkinson's.
November 05, 2018
MJFF joins BRAIN Commons, a data sharing platform for data analyzes in PD, to help fuel collaborative science.
November 02, 2018
Rachel Dolhun, MD, vice president of medical communication at the Foundation comments on these findings.
November 01, 2018
Staff and funded investigators from The Michael J. Fox Foundation will be presenting posters and symposia throughout the conference.
October 31, 2018
Fox Insight, the Foundation's online clinical study, empowers those with PD to share their lived experience with the disease to speed research.
October 29, 2018
Presenters shared their latest findings in sessions focused on targets and biology, biomarkers and outcome measures and hot topics in the field.