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Parkinson?s Unity Walk Company Profile

01:09 EST 20th November 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.


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Parkinson's Unity Walk Elects New Board Member; Announces New Roles for Two Board Members

KINGSTON, N.J., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parkinson's Unity Walk announced today the appointment of Amy C. Lemen to its Board of Directors and new roles for two long-standing me...

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.

Funding round brings in $151M for Unity

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

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...

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...

Catalan nationalists and Spanish pro-unity demonstrators protest in Barcelona

Pro-independence and pro-unity demonstrators gathered in Barcelona in a sign of how the disputed banned referendum on Catalonian independence from Spain has divided the country.

13 things you said about suggestion to ban A&E walk-ins – Sunderland Echo

Sunderland Echo13 things you said about suggestion to ban A&E walk-insSunderland EchoA potential pilot scheme which would see walk-in patients barred from attending A&E has prompted dozens of ...

Diabetes drug could help those living with Parkinson’s disease, research reveals – The Guardian

The GuardianDiabetes drug could help those living with Parkinson's disease, research revealsThe GuardianMichael J Fox, whose foundation helped fund the research. The actor was diagnosed with Parkinson...

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

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PubMed Articles [747 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient Safety and Leadership: Do You Walk the Walk?

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.

Effects of a low-resistance, interval bicycling intervention in Parkinson's Disease.

Previous studies have shown that people with Parkinson's disease (PD) benefit from a variety of exercise modalities with respect to symptom management and function. Among the possible exercise modalit...

Reference equations for the six-minute walk distance in the healthy Chinese population aged 18-59 years.

The six-minute walk test (6MWT) is a safe, simple, inexpensive tool for evaluating the functional exercise capacity of patients with chronic respiratory disease. However, there is a lack of standard r...

Clinical Trials [1309 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 [203 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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