parkinson's disease

Urinary Biomarker of Parkinson Disease Identified

Urinary Biomarker of Parkinson Disease Identified

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To date, there are no validated biomarkers to independently assess Parkinson Disease diagnosis and prognosis, or to measure disease severity.

MRI Scans May Detect Early Onset Parkinson's

MRI Scans May Detect Early Onset Parkinson's

There is no known cure to Parkinson's disease, though there are treatments that can suppress symptoms

LRRK2 inhibitors may combat Parkinson's progression

LRRK2 inhibitors may combat Parkinson's progression

Developing drugs to reduce LRRK2 activity could provide protection against damage caused by alpha-synuclein

Parkinson's-affected brains that receive neuron transplants appear healthy after 14 years

Parkinson's-affected brains that receive neuron transplants appear healthy after 14 years

The tremors and other motor symptoms that characterize Parkinson's disease result from the loss of dopamine-producing neurons in part of the midbrain

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