November 1, 2009 Mind Insight into Parkinson's November / December 2009 10.1038/scientificamericanmind1109-72d July 1, 2011 Health A stressful life may fuel Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease Brian Mossop July / August 2011 10.1038/scientificamericanmind0711-60 November 10, 2010 The Green-Grok Research reveals possible cause and potential therapy for Parkinson's disease. April 11, 2017 Neuroscience Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research CEO Todd Sherer, a neuroscientist, talks about the state of Parkinson's disease and research. Steve Mirsky March 1, 2003 Health Cuba pioneers a medical procedure to relieve Parkinson's Gary Stix March 2003 10.1038/scientificamerican0303-36 June 1, 2004 Health The fight against two life-robbing diseases, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, has just begun Mia Schmiedeskamp The Science of Staying Young 10.1038/scientificamerican0604-84sp May 1, 2014 Neurological Health Stem cell therapy is emerging as a promising treatment for Parkinson's disease Lydia Denworth Scientific American Mind Volume 25, Issue 3 10.1038/scientificamericanmind0514-59 Originally published as "The Regenerating Brain" in Scientific American Mind Volume 25, Issue 3 August 10, 2011 Nature How 'sham' brain surgery could be killing off valuable therapies for Parkinson's disease. October 6, 2010 Health A new meta-analysis reveals that Parkinson's disease is linked to key genetic deficits in mitochondrial function Ferris Jabr December 1, 2008 Tech Applying electricity to the brain with deep-brain stimulation could ease Parkinson's disease, pain, depression and more Morten L. Kringelbach and Tipu Z. Aziz December 2008/January 2009 10.1038/scientificamericanmind1208-36 Originally published as "Sparking Recovery with Brain Pacemakers" in December 2008/January 2009 August 26, 2015 Book A star science journalist with Parkinson's reveals the inner workings of this perplexing disease. May 31, 2017 Biotech Studies to treat vision loss and Parkinson's disease are the first to proceed under new regulations David Cyranoski and Nature magazine December 11, 2015 The Greengard Laboratory at The Rockefeller University has published research this year on Alzheimer's, major depression and Parkinson's Gary Stix May 8, 2001 Health Kate Wong October 31, 2001 Health Sarah Graham July 1, 2015 Mind Chemicals that plants make to ward off pests stimulate nerve cells in ways that may protect the brain against diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Mark P. Mattson Scientific American Volume 313, Issue 1 10.1038/scientificamerican0715-40 Originally published as "What Doesn't Kill You ..." in Scientific American Volume 313, Issue 1 April 10, 2007 Health Although tobacco and large amounts of caffeine are risk factors for many conditions, they apparently confer some protection to those with a predisposition for Parkinson's. June 26, 2006 Health Karen Schrock Mind Neurologists treat diseases of the brain, from seizures to strokes. The field also includes the study of headaches, pain and Parkinson's disease, among others. February 24, 2012 Health 23andMe are offering free lifetime access to their personal genome service to people who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease for their participation in their Parkinson's disease research initiative.Below is a promotional video for the project that highlights Muhammad Ali's struggle with Parkinson's disease and his participation in 23andMe's research program... Michelle Clement Expertise. Insights. Illumination.
Discover world-changing science. Explore our digital archive back to 1845, including articles by more than 150 Nobel Prize winners.