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The Fox Focus on Parkinson's newsletter, published twice a year, provides an update to our community on Foundation activities and what's happening in the world of Parkinson's research. To subscribe or unsubscribe to the print issue, email

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    "The Race Is On: Investor Spurs Discovery of Game-changing Parkinson's Tool" (Fall/Winter 2019)

    Read how the “Ken Griffin Alpha-Synuclein Imaging Competition”, a $10-million program, funded in part by a leadership gift of $7.5 million from Ken Griffin, holds potential to transform Parkinson’s…

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    “New Study Reveals $52-Billion Annual Economic Burden of Parkinson’s” (Spring/Summer 2019)

    Read how patients, care partners, payers, employers, healthcare systems and government programs are all impacted by the economic burden of Parkinson’s. Also, learn tips to boost your brain health and…

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    "Two New Parkinson's Drugs Approaching Market" (FallWinter 2018)

    Two drugs to treat "off" times in Parkinson's disease (PD) could be the first MJFF-funded therapies to come to market if approved by the FDA. Also, read about progress for Fox Insight (the Foundation…

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    "Foundation Releases Parkinson’s Clinical Trial Companion Educational Resource" (Spring/Summer 2018)

    Read about MJFF’s new multimedia guide to demystify trial participation in Parkinson’s research. Also, dive into PD genetics, learn how advocates are working to make research funding a priority in D…

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    “We All Have a Different Disease” (Fall/Winter 2017)

    Fox Insight – the Foundation’s online clinical study and digital platform – launches to empower people with Parkinson’s and researchers to partner and accelerate treatment breakthroughs. Plus, market…

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    Mr. Fox and 200 Parkinson’s Disease Advocates Go to Washington (Spring/Summer 2017)

    This Fox Focus explains how MJFF amplifies the patient voice on policy and regulatory issues during a time of uncertainty for Parkinson's research. Also, learn about precision medicine, symptomatic…

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    Sowing the Seeds of Success (Fall/Winter 2016)

    See an all-new design of The Fox Focus! Read about overcoming roadblocks in Parkinson's research, MJFF's policy priorities and advice for considering new medications. The Fall/Winter 2016 issue also…

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Read the latest developments in the field’s understanding and treatment of Parkinson’s disease.

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