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The cause of prostate cancer may be linked to Parkinson's disease through a common enzyme
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.12.27]
Prostate cancer affects more than 23,000 men this year in the USA however the individual genes that initiate prostate cancer formation are poorly understood.
The inhibition of a mitochondrial fission protein shows promise as a potential treatment for Parkinson's disease
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.11.08]
A study led by a researcher from Plymouth University in the UK, has discovered that the inhibition of a particular mitochondrial fission protein could hold the key to potential treatment for...
Source: MedicineNet levodopa-carbidopa 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
Portable stimulator being tested on Parkinson patients
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.01.22]
Researchers at the University of Gothenburg have shown that a weak electric "noise" can improve balance and motor skills in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Testing of portable stimulator on Parkinson's patients
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.01.21]
Parkinson's disease is a slowly degenerative neurological disease that is expressed as impaired motor control, tremors, stiffness and, in later stages, problems with balance.
New research may prove relevant to treating disorders characterized by misfolded proteins - PD, CVD, and cystic fibrosis
Source: Cystic Fibrosis 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...
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...