Parkinson’s

First-Of-A-Kind Blood Test Paves Way For Early Parkinson's Diagnosis

Posted in Medicine on 31st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The hope is that it can lead to a cheap and easy way to screen for the disease in its early stages, but also that it can further our understanding of the molecular mechanisms behind it and perhaps lead to new treatments.

Live View Of Mysterious Parkinson's Protein Points To New

Posted in Medicine on 24th Dec, 2021
by Alex Muller

With this new understanding of its structure, the hope is that drugs can be developed to switch on the protein and slow or even stop the progression of the disease.

Writing-based early detection Parkinson's test set for 2022 release

Posted in Medicine on 29th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

A team of Australian researchers has developed a novel early detection test for Parkinson’s disease based on a short series of drawing and writing tasks.

RightEye partners with Tobii on EyeQ vision tests to detect brain injury and Parkinsons

Posted in Software on 7th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

The EyeQ tests each have specialized parameters, which analyze users for early signs of Parkinsons disease or symptoms of autism.

Scientists sniff out Parkinson's disease smell

Posted in Medicine on 19th Dec, 2017
by Alex Muller

Scientists are close to establishing what causes a smell associated with sufferers of Parkinson's disease.