News related to Requip (Ropinirole) and/or conditions it is approved for
New gene linked to blindness and Parkinson's diseases
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2014.10.24]
The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is a tissue, which lines the back of the eye.
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
Serious Impulse Control Disorders With Dopamine Agonists
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2014.10.20]
Researchers 'confirm and extend' evidence for the link between serious impulse control disorders, such as compulsive shopping and gambling and hypersexuality, and all 6 dopamine agonists used to treat Parkinson's disease.
Medscape Medical News
New research may prove relevant to treating disorders characterized by misfolded proteins - PD, CVD, and cystic fibrosis
Source: Biology / Biochemistry News From Medical News Today [2014.10.20]
Patients with Parkinson's disease, cardiovascular disease, and cystic fibrosis may have something in common: cells in their disease-affected tissues may produce misfolded proteins that are...
Disputed theory on Parkinson's origin strengthened
Source: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology News From Medical News Today [2014.10.15]
Parkinson's disease is strongly linked to the degeneration of the brain's movement center.
Discovery of navigation system used by cancer, nerve cells
Source: Muscular Dystrophy / ALS 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...
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...