Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Italy"
June 05, 2014
Our monthly roundup of projects that we've recently funded includes ones that span our research portfolio. These grants support work on motor symptoms, cognition and genetics.
April 16, 2014
Some new projects in the MJFF-funded portfolio focus on learning more about the protein parkin and targeting it with therapies to slow or stop Parkinson's.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation Expands Fox Trial Finder to Help Accelerate Parkinson's Trials Worldwide
November 14, 2013
Fox Trial Finder, MJFF's online clinical matching tool, is now global! The expansion will grow the clinical research community worldwide and encourage more people to participate.
March 28, 2013
Officially launched in 2012 to help increase the flow of participants into clinical trials that urgently need more people, Fox Trial Finder aims high in 2013 — to attain 30,000 volunteers.
April 11, 2012
We hear directly from Maurizio Facheris, MD, MSc, associate director of research programs at the Foundation and the first trained physician to join the staff.
December 19, 2011
The Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative (PPMI), the Foundation's landmark clinical study to find biomarkers of Parkinson's disease (PD), is now reporting its first results.
December 07, 2011
Diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2008, Team Fox member Alex Flynn plans on completing 10 million meters (6000 miles) by 2014!