• Novel gene therapy could dampen drug-induced side effect in Parkinson's patients

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    A Michigan State University researcher has received a $2.8 million federal grant to develop a gene therapy that could reduce and possibly eliminate a frustrating side effect of a drug commonly prescribed to Parkinson's patients.
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  • Lupus Research Alliance announces research awards to accelerate development of new therapies

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    Can "borrowed" drugs for treating other diseases protect the skin in patients with lupus? Can researchers coax the body to weed out harmful immune cells that drive tissue destruction in lupus? Those are just two of the innovative approaches for lupus therapies recognized by the Lupus Research Alliance with the latest round of its Target Identification in Lupus grants.
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