Voyager Therapeutics has announced the first patient dosed in RESTORE-1, a Phase II trial of VY-AADC gene therapy for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease.
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Gene therapy for disorders such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease and Batten disease has seen success in animal models.
Largest study of its kind reveals that the appendix could act as a reservoir for disease-associated proteins related to Parkinson’s disease.
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Chinese tech firm Tencent and British healthcare technology company Medopad are joining forces to develop an artificial intelligence model with the ability to assess motor function in patients with Parkinson’s disease.
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Results from the Phase III TOLEDO study suggests that treatment of Parkinson’s with apomorphine increases periods of good motor control and reduces periods when Parkinson’s disease medications are ineffective.
Dopamine agonists and prodrugs taken to treat Parkinson’s disease may cause impulse control disorders in over half the patients they are prescribed to.
According to a large study, individuals with Type 2 diabetes may have an increased risk of being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease later in life.
This week’s industry news round-up reveals the latest updates around spinal muscular atrophy, Parkinson’s disease and acute stroke.