New technology to empower Parkinson’s patients
People with Parkinson’s could see their care transformed thanks to a new service involving wearable technology.
Parkinson’s and neurodegenerative disease – research overview
University of Plymouth research: Parkinson’s and neurodegenerative disease – research overview. Further information on our molecular, cellular and biomedical research into neurodegenerative disease.
Blocking mitochondrial fission has potential as an effective treatment for Parkinson’s Disease
Plymouth University news: When a particular protein in mitochondrial fission is blocked it reduces both cell death and deficits in dopamine release in Parkinson’s Disease. The way is now open to use this as a treatment to reverse or cure the condition.
Plymouth Parkinson’s Service wins at national industry awards
A team led by Dr Camille Carroll won an award at the national UK Parkinson’s Excellence Network awards.
Parkinson’s and neurodegenerative disease research
University of Plymouth research: Parkinson’s and neurodegenerative disease research. International research group for in vivo and in vitro studies of neurodegeneration.
Study to investigate the role of proteins in dementia
Plymouth University news: Researchers at Plymouth University are to investigate the role of proteins in dementia, and to see how that role might be developed as a therapy, thanks to funding from dementia charity BRACE