Gene-editing technology may lead to new model for studying Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's disease researchers have used gene-editing tools to introduce the disorder's most common genetic mutation into marmoset monkey stem cells and to successfully tamp...
9 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
New radiotracer to improve image-based differential diagnostics of Parkinson's disease
An interdisciplinary team from the Institute of Radiopharmaceutical Cancer Research headed by Prof. Peter Brust has won HZDR's third Innovation Contest.
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Renishaw completes main part of Phase 1-2 clinical trial along with Herantis Pharma for treatment of Parkinson's disease
Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, announces that its award-winning intraparenchymal drug delivery device, has played a critical role in a joint Phase 1-2...
22 hours ago - News Medical
Renishaw Announces Completion of the Main Part of a Multi-Centre Clinical Trial Jointly Undertaken with Herantis Pharma plc for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease Patients
Renishaw, announces that its drug delivery device has played a critical role in the investigation CDNF as a treatment for Parkinson's disease.
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Ping Pong can Benefit People with Parkinson's
Picking up a ping pong paddle may hold promise for patients with Parkinson's disease, as it helps in reducing the symptoms. Ping pong or table tennis holds promise as a...
2 days ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Playing table tennis may 'slow down Parkinson's disease because it sharpens patients' reflexes'
Scientists from Fukuoka University in Japan found five hours' of playing time a week reduced tremors, limb rigidity, slowness of movement and balance for at least six months.
2 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Picking up a pingpong paddle may benefit people with Parkinson's
Pingpong may hold promise as a possible form of physical therapy for Parkinson's disease. People with Parkinson's who participated in a pingpong exercise program once a week...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
It's bad for you, but you won't know: Commonly prescribed medications can increase dementia risk by nearly 50%, researchers warn
If you're looking to reduce your risk of dementia, you might be increasing your intake of blueberries and omega-3 rich foods, but a new study shows another very important step...
3 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Iron in brain shows cognitive decline in people with Parkinson's
A cutting-edge MRI technique to detect iron deposits in different brain regions can track declines in thinking, memory and movement in people with Parkinson's disease, finds a...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
Iron Deposits in Brain Reveal Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease Patients
Measures of iron deposits in brain might eventually help predict which people with Parkinson's will develop dementia, said new study.
5 days ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
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Live updates as first coronavirus case confirmed in Wales
The first case of coronavirus in Wales has been confirmed by the Welsh Government
Will Coronavirus Slow Down In The Warmer Months Like Flu Season?
Past outbreaks might offer insight into whether the spread of the COVID-19 virus will continue in the spring.
Early Intervention after Traumatic Brain Injury More Likely to Reduce...
Early intervention after traumatic brain injury can cut down the risk of developing epilepsy, reveals a new study.
Fine Particle Air Pollution Linked to Poor Kidney Health
People living in areas with higher levels of air pollution faced higher risks of developing kidney disease, reports a new study.
Smaller Glasses may Prompt Diners to Drink Less Wine
People who eat out in restaurants drink less wine when they are given a smaller glass, reports a new study. The study suggests how a wine glass may influence how much you drink...
First-ever Pathology of the Early Phase of Lung Infection with the Novel...
New study describes the pathology of disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19 pneumonina since no autopsy or biopsies had been performed thus far.
New Artificial Pancreas System: Life-changing Support to Type 1 Diabetes People
New study is working to optimize an artificial pancreas with the ability to minimize the glucose highs and lows that diminish the quality of life and contribute to long-term...
Opioid Use Disorder Drugs Improve Outcomes Post-hospitalization
Led by researchers at Boston Medical Center's Grayken Center for Addiction, new study proved that those who receive treatment within time are less likely to overdose or be...
Info to Address Myths on Zika, Yellow Fever may Have Spillover Effects
Information used to counter myths about Zika and yellow fever not only failed to reduce false perceptions but also decreased the accuracy of people's other beliefs about the...
Study Throws Light on the way the new Drug acts for COVID-19
A team of academic and industry researchers is reporting new findings about how exactly an investigational antiviral drug stops coronaviruses.