Parkinson's Institute Company Profile

06:10 EST 22nd November 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 [1076 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Van Andel Research Institute hosts unique symposium on Parkinson's disease

(Van Andel Research Institute) Leading Parkinson's experts and advocates from around the world will gather at Van Andel Research Institute in Grand Rapids, Michigan, this month for Grand Challenges in...

Global Kinetics Corporation Joins Quest to Predict Parkinson’s

Australian medical technology company, Global Kinetics Corporation, is proud to be working with neurologist and Parkinson’s UK-funded researcher, Dr Alastair Noyce from the Institute of Neurology, U...

Scientists find a role for Parkinson's gene in the brain

(NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) A new study published in the journal Neuron sheds light on the normal function of LRRK2, the most common genetic cause for late-onset Park...

New Process in Parkinson's Protein Could Become Possible New Therapy Route

NewsApproximately 4 million people worldwide currently suffer from Parkinson's disease, and this number is only expected to increase.

Newly described process in Parkinson's protein as a potential new therapy route

(VIB (the Flanders Institute for Biotechnology)) An international group of researchers led by Professor Wim Versées (VIB-VUB) has unraveled the workings of an essential mechanism in 'Parkinson's prot...

Researchers from KAIST and NTU Singapore unlock Parkinson's disease

(The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)) A KAIST research team has identified a new mechanism that causes the hallmark symptoms of Parkinson's disease, namely tremors, rigidity...

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'...

KAIST-NTU researchers overturn the theory of Parkinson's disease

(The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)) A KAIST research team has identified a new mechanism that causes the hallmark symptoms of Parkinson's disease, namely tremors, rigidity...

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PubMed Articles [996 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...

Motivators and Barriers to Exercise in Parkinson's Disease.

Despite evidence for the benefits of exercise in Parkinson's disease (PD), many patients remain sedentary for undefined reasons.

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 [1467 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 [1279 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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