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Parkinson?s Unity Walk Company Profile

17:45 EDT 23rd September 2017 | BioPortfolio

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 patients develop Parkinson's disease before the age of 50. Every nine minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Symptoms include tremor, muscle rigidity, slowed motion, shuffling gait, and a loss of facial expression. The symptoms vary from patient to patient, but become more severe over time.


News Articles [906 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

National Parkinson Foundation Ohio Announces Cleveland Moving Day Is June 17

CLEVELAND, May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Moving Day® is the National Parkinson Foundation Ohio Chapter's annual fundraising walk/run event. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites...

UNITY Biotechnology Announces Series B Financing Extension Bringing Total Round to $151 Million

NewsThe UNITY Series B financing ranks among the largest private financings in biotech history.

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 ...

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...

Funding round brings in $151M for Unity

A round of Series B financing raised $151 million for Unity Biotechnology.  -More- 

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...

Drugs and Medications [475 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Exelon [Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation]

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PubMed Articles [771 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

High on Walking.

The aim of this study is to discuss the meaning of walking impairment among people who have previously been able to walk on their own. The study is based on findings from three different life situatio...

Patient Safety and Leadership: Do You Walk the Walk?

Dopamine depletion impairs gait automaticity by altering cortico-striatal and cerebellar processing in Parkinson's disease.

Impairments in motor automaticity cause patients with Parkinson's disease to rely on attentional resources during gait, resulting in greater motor variability and a higher risk of falls. Although dopa...

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.

Clinical Trials [1265 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Treatment of Parkinson's Disease With Eliprodil

Patients with Parkinson's disease are missing the chemical neurotransmitter dopamine. This occurs as a result of destructive changes in an area of the brain responsible for making dopamin...

Intravenous Levodopa for the Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease

Patients with Parkinson's disease have low levels of the neurotransmitter dopamine. Dopamine is responsible for motor function and normal physical activity. Patients with Parkinson's dise...

Six Minutes Walk Test and Shuttle Walk Test in Eisenmenger Syndrome

The purpose of this study is to verify the applicability Six minutes walk test and Shuttle walk test in assessing functional capacity in patients with Eisenmenger Syndrome. Patients will u...

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...

Companies [202 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Parkinson's Unity Walk

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...

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...

Better Walk

Better Walk was founded in May 2013 by three Georgia Tech biomedical engineering students and was selected as one of six companies to participate in the Zero To 510 accelerator in...

Do the 2

The Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is a 30-mile walk to raise money and awareness for Atlanta area breast cancer organizations. In just its first seven years, the Walk has generated more than $...

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