Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Research News"
October 13, 2017
Analysis from the MJFF-led PPMI points to potential use of these biomarkers for testing drug engagement but likely not for tracking short-term progression.
October 03, 2017
David Levine, MD, MPH, shares his experiences as a participant in the Levodopa Response Trial and thoughts on PD scientists using his data to advance research.
September 26, 2017
Read our biomarkers guide to learn more about how and why scientists are looking for objective medical tests for Parkinson's.
September 20, 2017
How does dyskinesia impact people with PD? An MJFF-funded measurement scale captured those perceptions and helped a new drug get approved to treat it.
September 19, 2017
Recent study finds that virtual visits are just as effective as in-person doctors' appointments for people with PD.
September 18, 2017
The videos enable people with Parkinson's to learn more about PD on their own terms.
September 12, 2017
Researchers from 23andMe, Genentech and National Institute on Aging looked at DNA from 425,000 volunteers. These findings could lead to development of new drugs to stop PD.
September 07, 2017
Acorda received a Refusal to File letter from the FDA citing questions on when the manufacturing site will be ready and on the drug production record. They plan to refile their application soon.
September 06, 2017
Voyager Therapeutics today announced positive interim results from an ongoing trial testing a gene therapy that helps the brain make dopamine from levodopa.
September 01, 2017
Harvard researchers found a popular asthma drug may lower expression of a gene linked to Parkinson's disease and people who took the drug had lower risk of PD.