Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Research News"
May 25, 2016
Today the Foundation announced funding for two projects leveraging the promise of engineered stem cells to speed new therapies and deeper understanding of Parkinson's disease.
April 29, 2016
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Nuplazid to treat Parkinson's psychosis.
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 29, 2016
An FDA advisory committee voted 12-2 in favor of approval of Nuplazid, a drug for Parkinson's disease psychosis. The agency will make its decision by May 1, 2016.
January 29, 2016
Today a group of researchers led and funded by MJFF published an important finding that opens the door to more research around the Parkinson's process.
January 18, 2016
In our latest podcast, Christopher Bishop, PhD, discusses what may cause involuntary movements called dyskinesia with long-term Parkinson's disease and medication use.
January 07, 2016
MJFF, Cynapsus and Intel announce a pilot incorporating wearable devices and "big data approaches into a trial of a drug to help patients return to "on from "off" episodes.
December 28, 2015
Adamas has announced positive Phase III results for its treatment for dyskinesia, involuntary movements that are a side effect of levodopa use. Such a therapy could impact how we treat motor symptoms.
December 11, 2015
We talk to the author of a new study that links milk consumption to PD in a male Hawaiian population most likely through dairy contamination with pesticides.