A new mouse model of Parkinson’s has demonstrated how the disease could spread from the gut to the brain through the vagus nerve.
Browsing: Movement disorders
Researchers have identified the earliest signs of Parkinson’s disease in the brain, many years before patients show any symptoms.
In this interview, Anders Björklund speaks to us about how we might overcome the current limitations of using stem cell therapies for Parkinson’s disease.
Researchers from the University of Oregon (OR, USA) suggest that noninvasive EEG readings could present as easily detectable biomarkers to help diagnose and improve treatment for Parkinson’s and other motor disorders.
In this interview, we spoke with Viviane Labrie about her research into the vermiform appendix as a possible contributor to Parkinson’s disease.
Whilst at the AD/PD™ conference, we had the pleasure of speaking with Patrik Brundin about his talk on novel therapeutic targets for Parkinson’s disease.
People who were previously housebound with Parkinson’s disease are now able to walk more freely thanks to spinal stimulation treatment.
To mark World Parkinson’s Day, we’re taking the opportunity to look back on some of the research highlights in the field over the last year.
A recently published study has provided evidence that could potentially aid reports into dogs detecting an epileptic seizure odor.
A groundbreaking treatment that delivers a drug directly to the brain may offer hope to restore damaged brain cells in Parkinson’s disease.