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After substantia nigra injury in Parkinson's disease, iron accumulation suppressed by baicalin
Source: Neurology / Neuroscience News From Medical News Today [2014.08.29]
A growing number of studies have shown that excessive iron is closely associated with the pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease.
Patients with Parkinson's Disease often suffer from undiagnosed depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2014.08.19]
Depression is known to be a common symptom of Parkinson's disease, but remains untreated for many patients, according to a new study by Northwestern Medicine investigators in collaboration with the...
Source: MedicineNet amantadine Specialty [2013.12.04]
Title: Parkinson's Disease
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet levodopa-carbidopa Specialty [2011.08.31]
Title: Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 8/23/2011 12:53:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2011 2:27:29 PM
Unprecedented detail of intact neuronal receptor should serve as template and guide for the design of therapeutic compounds
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2014.08.29]
Scientists succeeded in obtaining an unprecedented view of a type of brain-cell receptor that is implicated in a range of neurological illnesses, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease...
Complication Rate No Higher With DBS in Older PD Patients
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2014.08.28]
Neurologists may still be reluctant to refer older patients with Parkinson's disease for deep brain stimulation for fear of surgical complications, but a new study suggests this fear is unfounded.
Medscape Medical News
Discovery of navigation system used by cancer, nerve cells
Source: Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today [2014.08.27]
Duke University researchers have found a "roving detection system" on the surface of cells that may point to new ways of treating diseases like cancer, Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral...
Impulse control increased by dopamine replacement in early Parkinson's
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2014.08.19]
New Penn Medicine research shows that neuropsychiatric symptoms such as depression, anxiety and fatigue are more common in newly diagnosed Parkinson's disease (PD) patients compared to the general...
Neuron loss in Parkinson's model prevented by anti-inflammatory drug
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.07.29]
An experimental anti-inflammatory drug can protect vulnerable neurons and reduce motor deficits in a rat model of Parkinson's disease, researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have shown.
Human neurodegenerative diseases may be impacted by discovery of a new cellular garbage control pathway
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.22]
Several human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease but also ageing, are linked to an accumulation of abnormal and aggregated...