New Gene Therapies May Slow Parkinson's Disease
Two gene therapies for Parkinson's disease are showing promise at preventing the disease's progression and avoiding side-effects of existing treatments.
Cognitive Drug Research Shows Promising Improvement in Parkinson's Patients
Results from a new study published in the December issue of New England Journal of Medicine, show that the Cognitive Drug Research (CDR) Power of Attention composite score identified a highly significant improvement over placebo in Parkinson's disease patients with dementia (PDD).
Gene Therapy Could Provide Protection Against Parkinson's disease
An international team of scientists has used gene therapy in two separate studies to renew brain cells and restore normal movements in monkeys and rats with a drug-induced form of Parkinson's disease.
Amazing New 'Glasses' May Help People with Parkinson's
A pair of glasses which use virtual imagery could help people with Parkinson's disease cope with walking problems, scientists say.
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