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April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month


In hopes of advancing the knowledge of, and care for those affected by,
Parkinson's Disease, we have assembled a virtual collection of current
research on this topic – from diagnosis to treatment.

The Parkinson's progression markers initiative (PPMI) – establishing a PD biomarker cohort
Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

A comprehensive analysis of SNCA‐related genetic risk in sporadic parkinson disease
Annals of Neurology

Noninvasive PK11195‐PET Image Analysis Techniques Can Detect Abnormal Cerebral Microglial Activation in Parkinson's Disease
Journal of Neuroimaging

Atypical parkinsonian syndromes: a general neurologist's perspective
European Journal of Neurology

Imaging Markers of Progression in Parkinson's Disease
Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

Occupational stress and risk for Parkinson's disease: A nationwide cohort study
Movement Disorders

Nigrostriatal dopamine transporter availability in early Parkinson's disease
Movement Disorders

Vitamin B12 and Homocysteine Levels Predict Different Outcomes in Early Parkinson's Disease
Movement Disorders

Longitudinal Change of Clinical and Biological Measures in Early Parkinson's Disease: Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative Cohort
Movement Disorders

Glutamate and GABA neurotransmission are increased in paraventricular nucleus of hypothalamus in rats induced to 6‐OHDA parkinsonism: Involvement of nNOS
Acta Physiologica

Phosphorylated α‐synuclein in the retina is a biomarker of Parkinson's disease pathology severity
Movement Disorders

Validation of an informant‐based cognitive screening tool for Parkinson disease
Asia-Pacific Psychiatry

Multiple epigenetic biomarkers for evaluation of students' academic performance
Genes, Brain and Behavior
Efficacy and safety of pramipexole extended-release in Parkinson's disease: a review based on meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
European Journal of Neurology

Improved self‐perceived performance for continence problems in patients with Parkinson's disease after deep brain stimulation
Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience

Comparison of Awake vs. Asleep Surgery for Subthalamic Deep Brain Stimulation in Parkinson's Disease
Neuromodulation

Who May Benefit From On‐Demand Control of Deep Brain Stimulation? Noninvasive Evaluation of Parkinson Patients
Neuromodulation

MRI‐guided Phase 1 Trial of Putaminal AADC Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Disease
Annals of Neurology

Parkinson's Patients with Dyskinesia Switched from Immediate Release Amantadine to Open‐label ADS‐5102
Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

Alternate Subthalamic Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation Parameters to Manage Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease: Systematic Review and Meta‐analysis
Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

Synthetic mRNAs Drive Highly Efficient iPS Cell Differentiation to Dopaminergic Neurons
STEM CELLS TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE

Intranasal Administration of Extracellular Vesicles Derived from Human Teeth Stem Cells Improve Motor Symptoms and Normalize Tyrosine Hydroxylase Expression in the Substantia Nigra and Striatum of the 6‐Hydroxydopamine‐Treated Rats
STEM CELLS TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE

Secretome of Undifferentiated Neural Progenitor Cells Induces Histological and Motor Improvements in a Rat Model of Parkinson's Disease
STEM CELLS TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE

Rescue pallidal stimulation for diphasic and stimulation‐induced dyskinesia after successful subthalamic stimulation for Parkinson's disease
Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience

Low‐fat versus ketogenic diet in Parkinson's disease: A pilot randomized controlled trial
Movement Disorders

Defining Palliative Care Needs in Parkinson's Disease
Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

A Nationwide Survey of Parkinson's Disease Medicines Availability and Affordability in Nigeria
Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

Modifying the consistency of food and fluids for swallowing difficulties in dementia
Cochrane Library

Disease‐modifying approaches for Parkinson disease
Medical Journal of Australia

Impact of ethnicity on the natural history of Parkinson disease
Medical Journal of Australia