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|Industrial Cleaner Linked to Increased Risk of Parkinsonís Disease|
|Tuesday, February 9, 2010|
|Sunnyvale, CA Ė February 8, 2010
The Parkinsonís Institute and Clinical Center (PI) is excited to announce the publication of the report, "Parkinsonís Disease Risk is Increased in Discordant Twins Exposed to Specific Solvents" by The American Academy of Neurology. Samuel M. Goldman, MD, MPH and colleagues at the Parkinsonís Institute in Sunnyvale found|
|Agent Orange Component Linked to Parkinsonís Disease|
|Monday, September 14, 2009|
Workplace use of the herbicide
2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), a key constituent of the
defoliant Agent Orange, is associated with an increased risk of
developing Parkinsonís disease, according to a report published in the
Archives of Neurology by Caroline M. Tanner, M.D., Ph.D., Director of
Clinical Research at the Parkinsonís Institute, and her colleagues at
eight Parkinsonís disease research centers in the U.S. and Canada. Two
other pesticides Ė paraquat and permethrin Ė were also associated with
higher risk of Parkinsonís disease.
|Genetics Research Project Launched|
|Friday, March 13, 2009|
|23andMe, Inc., an industry leader in personal genetics, announced today that it has launched a Parkinsonís disease initiative in collaboration with the Parkinsonís Institute and Clinical Center (ďPIĒ) and The Michael J. Fox Foundation (ďMJFFĒ). Press Release
|Dr.J. William Langston Awarded 2008 Donald Calne Lectureship |
|Friday, January 9, 2009|
|The Parkinsonís Institute and Clinical Center, (PI) is, is very excited to announce Dr. J. William Langston has been awarded the sixth annual Donald Calne Lectureship awarded by the Parkinson Society of Canada.
|Google Founder Reveals Risk of Parkinson's in his genes|
|Tuesday, October 7, 2008|
|Google cofounder Sergey Brin has finally started a personal blog, and
he went from describing his title choice to revealing some significant
health news: he is at potentially high risk for contracting Parkinson's
|Omeros Corp. and Parkinson's Institute collaborate on Motion Disorder Target |
|Wednesday, September 17, 2008|
|Seattle, Washington and Sunnyvale, California Ė September 17, 2008 Ė Omeros Corporation and The Parkinsonís Institute and Clinical Center today announced that they have entered into a collaboration to evaluate a novel target, proprietary to Omeros, for the treatment of movement disorders.
|Parkinson's Institute Researcher to present at NPF 6th Annual Young-Onset Parkinson Network Conference |
|Thursday, June 26, 2008|
|Dr. Sam Goldman of the Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center presents Epidemiology Meets the Internet: Building a New Approach for PD Clinical Research|
DATE: Saturday, August 9 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, GA.
|Genetics firm to build online health database|
|Thursday, May 15, 2008|
|The private Mountain View company, which offers customers a personal scan of their DNA for $999,
formed its first research alliance with the Parkinson's Institute and
Clinical Center in Sunnyvale.
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