Help us fund research to slow, stop or reverse Parkinson’s
The cholesterol-lowering drug Simvastatin is to be trialled as a potential neuroprotective treatment for Parkinson’s. This country-wide trial part-funded by CPT and led by Plymouth University is now underway. Read more
With the arrival of the new year - we reflect on our research in 2015 and what we have achieved and we remain very optimistic of imminent breakthroughs! Read more
Scientists are investigating how regenerative medicine and stem cell science could be used to treat or prevent Parkinson's. Tom Isaacs was invited to present his perspective. Read more
The Cure Parkinson's Trust supported Linked Clinical Trials committee assessed compelling biochemical evidence of specific existing treatments for other conditions, with the potential to be repurposed to treat Parkinson's. Read more
Help us fund research to slow, stop or reverse Parkinson’s.
An independent study part funded by CPT suggests that the genetic make-up of stem cells, which have been specifically developed for use as clinical therapies, are fit for use in patients.
Join The Cure Parkinson's Trust for our research presentation 'Distinguishing Cell Therapies for Parkinson's'. This event is for people affected by Parkinson's, scientists and clinicians.
The Hackney Half Marathon is on 8th May 2016. It is a flat half marathon which shows off Hackney at its best with its many green spaces as well as the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The link between iron and Parkinson's was known, but not how it actually brings on the condition. Recent important research has shown that an excess of iron in neurones impairs cellular recycling resulting in toxic oxidative stress. Read more
Can a smartphone unlock new discoveries in Parkinson’s? This people-centred project is open to everyone so please do get involved! Read more
In 2015 and following his Parkinson's diagnosis, Norman Yarrow walked over 215 miles of the southern upland way to raise funds and awareness for Parkinson's. Now, Norman has been recognised for his achievements by Downing Street! Read more
The Rotary Club of Bromley-Bickley in association with The Rotary Club of Gately, East London, South Africa present a Viennese Musical Evening. Proceeds from this evening will be donated to The Cure Parkinson's Trust and The Parkinson's Association of South Africa. Read more
Join us for our annual Bluebell Picnic in the beautiful grounds of Hedsor Park. Read more
The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is an iconic half marathon route through the royal parks and the heart of London. It will take place this year on Sunday 9th October 2016. Read more