Parkinson's

Health Science Leaders Join Forces to Accelerate Development of Treatments for Neurological Diseases

Published: 16Mar2017

Montreal, Quebec and Vancouver, British Columbia – Working together to accelerate research into neurological diseases, three leading players in Canada’s health sciences sector are joining forces in...

MNI scientist receives $1.5M grant for Parkinson's/ALS research

Published: 2Feb2017

CQDM and Brain Canada join forces again in the funding of two new research projects to address unmet needs in brain research...

Researchers open new path of discovery in Parkinson’s disease

Published: 27Jun2016

A team of scientists led by Dr. Michel Desjardins from the University of Montreal and Dr. Heidi McBride from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (MNI) at McGill University have...

Parkinson’s disease: A new tool for diagnosis

Published: 13Nov2015

The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders, could also have a major impact on the quality of research on Parkinson’s disease.

Skin cells for research into Parkinson's

Published: 2Apr2015

Millions of Canadians are affected by diseases of the brain such as ALS, Parkinson’s and brain tumours, for which there are limited treatments and no cures. By 2020, neurological conditions will...

April - Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Published: 2Apr2015

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, is at the forefront of Parkinson’s research and clinical care. Parkinson’s...

April - Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Published: 31Mar2014

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, is at the forefront of Parkinson’s research and clinical care. Parkinson’s...

Quality control of mitochondria as a defense against disease

Published: 21Jan2014

Scientists from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital in Canada have discovered that two genes linked to hereditary Parkinson’s disease are involved in the early-stage quality control of...

Unleashing the watchdog protein

Published: 9May2013

Research opens door to new drug therapies for Parkinson’s disease

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