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Could Parkinson's Disease Raise Stroke Risk?
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes Mellitus Specialty [2017.02.24]
Title: Could Parkinson's Disease Raise Stroke Risk?
Category: Health News
Created: 2/23/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
Mitochondrial lipids as potential targets in early onset Parkinson's disease
Source: Genetics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.14]
A team of researchers led by Patrik Verstreken (VIB-KU Leuven) have identified an underlying mechanism in early onset Parkinson's.
Experimental Test Detects Parkinson's Disease Earlier
Source: MedicineNet Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Specialty [2016.08.30]
Title: Experimental Test Detects Parkinson's Disease Earlier
Category: Health News
Created: 8/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Huntington Disease Specialty [2016.08.09]
Title: Parkinson's Disease
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/9/2016 12:00:00 AM
Parkinson's Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Stages, Treatment
Source: MedicineNet rivastigmine Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Parkinson's Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Stages, Treatment
Created: 8/16/2011 6:25:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Parkinson's disease: New insights into a traveling protein
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2016.01.05]
A laboratory study indicates that one of the main proteins involved in Parkinson's disease pathology does not behave as a 'prion' In Parkinson's disease, the protein "alpha-synuclein" aggregates...
Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet amantadine Specialty [2015.02.20]
Title: Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 8/23/2011 12:53:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 2/20/2015 4:38:06 PM
Blood test may help differentiate Parkinson's from similar diseases
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.10]
A simple blood test may be as accurate as a spinal fluid test when trying to determine whether symptoms are caused by Parkinson's disease or another atypical parkinsonism disorder, according to a...
Hand-grip test can indicate decline in physical function of Parkinson's patients
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2017.02.03]
A basic hand-grip test has proven to be a reliable tool to monitor the decline of patients with Parkinson's diseases.
Imaging links structural brain changes and cognitive decline in Parkinson's
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2016.12.09]
People with Parkinson's disease and cognitive impairment have disruptions in their brain networks that can be seen on a type of MRI, according to a study appearing online in the journal Radiology.
New Parkinson's drug heralded as breakthrough
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2016.12.08]
Although the treatment of Parkinson's disease has not seen any major advances for decades, MSDC-0160, a diabetes drug, could signal a revolution.
Researchers face potential danger from protein particles in the lab
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2016.01.08]
Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites are found in the brains of Parkinson's disease (PD) patients.
New type of prion may cause, transmit neurodegeneration
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2015.09.01]
Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), a neurodegenerative disorder with similarities to Parkinson's disease, is caused by a newly discovered type of prion, akin to the misfolded proteins involved in...