Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Research News"
March 20, 2019
Researchers have identified differences in skin secretions from people with Parkinson's that make up a distinct scent and could help diagnose the disease.
March 14, 2019
Patients, physicians, researchers and industry convened at a conference in Denver to discuss the benefits and risks of medical marijuana for people with PD.
March 11, 2019
A new study suggests urate may protect the genetic mutation that increases PD risk.
March 05, 2019
New research shows medical marijuana may be safe and effective to ease Parkinson's non-movement symptoms, but more research is needed.
March 01, 2019
A trial of GDNF showed symptom improvement, but only after everyone in the study knew they were receiving the therapy.
February 28, 2019
With a new Parkinson's drug for "off" time on the market and another under FDA review, you may wonder if one of these as-needed treatments is right for you.
February 25, 2019
Our latest round of grants includes projects across our roadmap strategy to define, measure and treat Parkinson's disease.
February 20, 2019
The Michael J. Fox Foundation and The Silverstein Foundation for Parkinson's with GBA are funding studies into the most common Parkinson's genetic risk factor.
February 19, 2019
MJFF spoke with Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD, principal investigator of the DBS registry, to understand the goals of the study.
February 14, 2019
MJFF partners in the Australian Parkinson's Mission to support clinical trials of repurposed therapies that could slow the progression of the disease.