Parkinson's Institute Company Profile

04:42 EDT 24th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Institute is an independent, not-for-profit organization conducting patient care and research activities in the neurological specialty area of movement disorders. Our mission is to find the cause and cure for these disorders, to provide the best available medical care to patients with movement disorders, to investigate better treatment and diagnostic tools, and to develop prevention strategies.


1170 Morse Avenue
United States of America


Phone: (408) 734-2800
Fax: (408) 734-8522

News Articles [1421 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Parkinson’s Foundation adds new patient advisors

The Parkinson’s Foundation welcomes five new members to its People with Parkinson’s Advisory Council. The appointments reflect the foundation’s ongoing commitment to engage with the ...

Immune system may mount an attack in Parkinson's disease

(NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) A new study suggests that T cells, which help the body's immune system recognize friend from foe, may play an important role in Parkinson'...

New research uncovers 17 new genetic variants linked to Parkinson’s disease

In the UK, every hour someone receives the devastating news that they have Parkinson’s disease. One in every 500 people suffers from Parkinson's, which equates to approximately 127,000 people across...

Fighting the symptoms of Parkinson’s in the boxing ring – Sino

SinoFighting the symptoms of Parkinson's in the boxing ringSinoOne of the greatest fighters of all time, Muhammad Ali, had Parkinson's. Over the years, that's led experts to believe that concussion an...

PARKINSON : Les infections grippales pourraient déclencher la maladie - npj Parkinson's Disease

L'infection par la grippe saisonnière peut augmenter le risque de développer la maladie de Parkinson, révèle -ou confirme- cette étude de l'Université Thomas ...

Infection with seasonal flu may increase risk of developing Parkinson's disease

Most cases of Parkinson's have no known cause, and researchers continue to debate and study possible factors that may contribute to the disease. Research reported in the journal npj Parkinson's Disea...

Interrupting Parkinson's disease

Scientists have identified a toxic cascade that leads to neuronal degeneration in patients with Parkinson's disease and figured out how to interrupt it, reports a study. Intervening with an antioxidan...

Parkinson's Awareness Has Grown Since Muhammad Ali's Death

PHOENIX, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Champ's legacy lives on. On the first anniversary of Muhammad Ali's death, nearly half of Americans say awareness of Parkinson's disease has increas...

Drugs and Medications [347 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [1108 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Pain Correlates with Sleep Disturbances in Parkinson's Disease Patients.

Both sleep disorders and pain decrease quality of life in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients. However, little is known about the relationship between objective sleep disturbances and pain in PD patient...

Four Cases of Parkinson Disease Diagnosed During the Postpartum Period.

There is little experience with the effect of pregnancy on Parkinson disease because the number of women with Parkinson disease who are of childbearing age is small. We report four cases beginning dur...

Parkinson's disease and Parkinson's disease medications have distinct signatures of the gut microbiome.

There is mounting evidence for a connection between the gut and Parkinson's disease (PD). Dysbiosis of gut microbiota could explain several features of PD.

Neuromuscular rate of force development deficit in Parkinson disease.

Bradykinesia and reduced neuromuscular force exist in Parkinson disease. The interpolated twitch technique has been used to evaluate central versus peripheral manifestations of neuromuscular strength ...

The Tanenbaum Open Science Institute: Leading a Paradigm Shift at the Montreal Neurological Institute.

The Montreal Neurological Institute is adopting an Open Science Policy that will be enacted by the Tanenbaum Open Science Institute. The aim is to accelerate the generation of knowledge and novel effe...

Clinical Trials [1416 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Study of the Effects of Dopaminergic Medications on Dopamine Transporter Imaging in Parkinson's Disease

Study participants who have been clinically diagnosed with Parkinson disease will receive no treatment, treatment with either levodopa, or treatment with Mirapex for a period of 12 weeks. ...

Parkinson's Repository of Biosamples and Network Datasets (Tracking Parkinson's)

Prospective observational study of Parkinson's disease with repeat clinical assessment and biobanking of blood samples.

Medication Review in Patients on Anti-Parkinson Therapy

To identify patients within the community taking anti-parkinson medications in whom the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease is incorrect and to supervise and clinically monitor the withdrawal...

Parkinson's Families Project

One person in every 500 has Parkinson's and around 127,000 people are living with the condition in the UK. The aim of the study is to identify new genes that predispose or cause Parkinson'...

Neuroimaging Studies of Depression in Parkinson's Disease

The purpose of this study is to investigate similarities and differences in the neural pathways of depressed Parkinson's patients, non-depressed Parkinson's patients, and healthy controls ...

Companies [1273 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The Parkinson Alliance

The Parkinson Alliance is the umbrella organization for the Parkinson's Unity Walk. The Kingston, NJ-based national non-profit organization is dedicated to raising funds to help finance the most promi...

Medtronic and the Davis Phinney Foundation

The Davis Phinney Foundation's (DPF) mission is to improve the lives of those living with Parkinson's disease today by providing information and inspiration through research and programs. The foundati...

Amarantus Therapeutics, Inc.

Amarantus Therapeutics, Inc. is a privately-held biotechnology company developing first-in-class disease–modifying treatments that address the underlying cause of cell death,...

Parkinson?s Unity Walk

Parkinson's disease is the second most common chronic neurological disorder in older adults after Alzheimer's, affecting approximately one percent of people over age 60. Approximately 15 percent of pa...

National Parkinson Foundation

Since 1982, NPF has funded more than $155 million in care, research, outreach and support services, addressing unmet needs at all stages of Parkinson's disease.

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