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2 hrs ago | News Times

Boehringer collaborates with Mass.

Researchers with Boehringer Ingelheim will have a greater focus on diseases and disorders surrounding the central nervous system through a collaboration announced Thursday with Hydra Biosciences.

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6 hrs ago | BioSpace

Vernalis PLC: Promising Results Of Ph Ib/II Poc Study In Adhd

Vernalis plc today announces the results from a Phase Ib/II proof-of-concept study of V81444, an A2A antagonist which has potential applications for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other disorders of the central nervous system .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, ADHD, Pharmacology

10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

'Mud's "Tiger Feet" cures my Parkinson's symptoms' says sufferer

'Mud's "Tiger Feet" cures my Parkinson's symptoms': Woman, 73, can walk and dance with ease while listening to music Doctors are so impressed by the effect music has they are trying to secure funding for research into the benefits of music for Parkinson's patients Christine Reeve has suffered from the disease for eight years but has only recently ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Freshnews

Toxic Species of Parkinson's Protein Named Focus of Funding Program

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research is launching a new funding program to promote collaborative analysis of subtypes of the protein alpha-synuclein.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Cape Cod Times

More than a cute hat: Knitting may have health benefits

When I picked up knitting needles for the first time about two years ago, I couldn't have imagined how vital the hobby would become to my well-being.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Crafts, Motherhood, Family, Depression, Health, Columbia University

Business Journal

How healthy is your brain?

The American Brain Foundation is hosting the Brain Health Fair at the Philadelphia Convention Center on April 26. The free event will feature neurologists from around the world leading discussions on brain-related diseases and disorders such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, stroke, epilepsy and migraine headaches.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Neurology, Health, Philadelphia, PA

Free Republic

Hearing quality restored with bionic ear technology used for gene therapy

Researchers at UNSW Australia have for the first time used electrical pulses delivered from a cochlear implant to deliver gene therapy, thereby successfully regrowing auditory nerves.

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Related Topix: Audiology, Medicine, Health

GlobalNews

Saskatoon yoga class caters to those with Parkinson's disease

A group of Saskatoon Parkinson's patients have taken to yoga in an effort to treat the disease they've been diagnosed with.

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Applied Clinical Trials

Adamas Pharmaceuticals Announces Data Update At American Academy Of Neurology Annual Meeting

The poster , is titled, "Safety and Efficacy Study of ADS-5102 extended release capsules in Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia ."

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Worcester News

Worcester home care organisation calls for Parkinson's awareness

BASED home care provider is calling on people to be aware of the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease.

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Related Topix: Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Health

Hays Daily News

Glow run to benefit local family

Kelly Beisner was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2004. He struggled through Dyskinesia , and after 10 years of medication, he is needing to take the next step in order to improve his quality of life.

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Medical News Today

Study of depression in Parkinson's disease patients

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

CiteULike

The beneficial effect of a prolyl oligopeptidase inhibitor, KYP-2047, ...

The beneficial effect of a prolyl oligopeptidase inhibitor, KYP-2047, on alpha-synuclein clearance and autophagy in A30P transgenic mouse.

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Scoop

Understanding more about Parkinsona s disease

It's a lack of mobility of the facial muscles and is one of the lesser acknowledged symptoms of the disease.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Health

Medical Daily

Parkinson's Disease May One Day Be Identified With A Voice Analysis Smartphone App

The Parkinson's Voice Initiative hopes to one day be able to identify Parkinson's disease using a voice analysis application.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Grant for research that could lead to new therapies for Parkinson's Disease

This image shows Parkinson's Disease mitochondria, the subject of the study awarded the Medical Research Council Grant of A 500,000 .

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Examiner.com

2014 Parkinson's Unity Walk

MRI Interventions, Inc will sponsor of the 2014 Parkinson's Unity Walk in New York City's Central Park on Saturday, April 26. "We are excited to participate as a sponsor of this inspirational fundraising event that supports research into a cure for Parkinson's disease," stated Kimble Jenkins, MRI Interventions' President and CEO.

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New York Magazine

diy The Google of Spit23andMe wants to bring health care into its sci-fi, Big Data era. Lisa Miller

Serafima was just 50 years old, with no access to effective treatment, so Brin cared for her in the way of close families, going after work to her apartment to bathe her and prepare her meals.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Sleep disorder linked to brain disease

Researchers at the University of Toronto say a sleep disorder that causes people to act out their dreams is the best current predictor of brain diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

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Freshnews

Neuronascent Successfully Completes Pre-IND Meeting With FDA for Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutic

These meetings are important to obtain FDA concurrence on Neuronascent's non-clinical, first-in-human clinical study and regulatory plans.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health

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