Parkinson’s Disease

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September 23, 2014 Van Andel Research Institute joins The Cure Parkinson’s Trust to accelerate development of new Parkinson’s disease treatments

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Sept. 23, 2014) – Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) has partnered with UK-based research charity The Cure Parkinson’s Trust on an initiative to…

September 4, 2014 Van Andel Research Institute announces Rallying to the Challenge panelists

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Sept. 4, 2014) – Van Andel Research Institute is excited to announce the panelists for Rallying to the Challenge, a meeting focused on…

August 7, 2014 Rallying to the Challenge meeting aims to improve Parkinson’s disease clinical trials

Meeting held in Grand Rapids, Mich., aims to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the Parkinson’s disease clinical trial system

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April 3, 2014 Van Andel Institute featured as AOL “Cause Of The Day” to highlight Parkinson’s research

Feature will highlight story of West Michigan basketball legend and Parkinson’s patient Steve Majerle

Grand Rapids, Mich. (April 3, 2013) – Van Andel Institute…

March 10, 2014 Van Andel Research Institute expands its Parkinson’s disease program with the addition of two groundbreaking scientists

Biomedical research institute appoints two key positions, expanding its impact on neurodegenerative science

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Mar. 10, 2014) – Van Andel Research Institute’s…

August 26, 2013 Michigan State University/Van Andel Institute discovery might have implications for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Study shows significant association between inflammation and disease symptoms

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Aug. 26, 2013) – A researcher from Michigan State University College of…

August 13, 2013 Van Andel Institute Researcher demonstrates for first time the spread of protein linked to Parkinson’s throughout brain

Protein conveyed along neural pathways in disease models

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Aug. 13, 2013) – An international study demonstrates for the first time that…

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January 22, 2013 Van Andel Institute study could lead to blood test for Parkinson's disease

Researchers identify plasma-based biomarkers that may one day be used to diagnose Parkinson’s disease

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Jan. 22, 2013) – Van Andel Institute…