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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 Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI — The Study that Could Change Everything

    In our Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI Special Edition newsletter, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) looks at our landmark study — its growth since first launching in 2010 and how its expansion has…

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    The Power of Community: From PPMI to Our Buddy Network (Spring/Summer 2021)

    The role of people and families with Parkinson’s disease (PD) has never been more important to our mission. Learn how the power of community is moving Parkinson’s research forward and how it will…

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    From Science to Solutions HERE (Fall/Winter 2020)

    Learn how MJFF and the Parkinson’s community are collaborating and connecting to problem-solve, adapt and move forward together with an MJFF-funded study of how patients talk about their disease, the…

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    Fox Insight: Tens of Thousands Accelerating Research from Home (Spring/Summer 2020)

    Learn how today, nearly 50,000 people are moving research forward from the comfort of their own households with Fox Insight, our online long-term clinical study. Also read about the Foundation's…

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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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Breaking Research Updates

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

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