Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 15:11
Researchers have cast doubt on vitamin D`s ability to offer us protection against diseases like cancer, diabetes and dementia.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 12:45
Researchers have found that genetic mutation combined with exposure to pesticides increases risk of Parkinson`s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases, by killing dopamine-containing neurons.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:29
Researchers have used RNA interference (RNAi) - a natural process occurring in cells that helps regulate genes - to reveal dozens of genes which could represent new therapeutic targets for treating Parkinson`s disease.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 16:39
Sugary drinks may have a negative impact on the brain, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 13:34
A new study has suggested that the absence of a protein called SMG1 could aid in the development of Parkinson`s.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 17:09
Researchers have identified 11 new regions of the genome that contribute to late-onset Alzheimer`s disease, doubling the number of potential genetics-based therapeutic targets to investigate.
Last Updated: Monday, October 14, 2013, 17:45
A high-tech brain implant that gives new life to damaged neurones could prevent the progression of Parkinson`s disease, scientists say.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 13, 2013, 11:14
Scientists have claimed that a hi-tech brain implant could transform the lives of people living with Parkinson`s disease.