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Stem Cell (Dopamine Cell Replacement) Therapies For Parkinson's

When diagnosed, people with Parkinson’s have often had the disease for years and have lost over half of the dopamine producing cells in their brain. Now scientists are searching for a way to replace these nerve cells.

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Author: Suzanne Bailey

Emergency Medical Consultant Sketches to Raise Funds

Dr. Johnny Acheson is an Emergency Medical Consultant who is also living with Parkinson’s. Johnny has created sketches to fundraise and to educate about Parkinson’s and depict the humorous side of working in emergency medicine!

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Author: Suzanne Bailey

The Bydureon Phase lll Trial: Supplementary Substudies

The Cure Parkinson's Trust and the Van Andel Institute are delighted to be supporting two sub-studies led by Prof. Tom Foltynie within the important Bydureon phase lll trial...

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Author: Suzanne Bailey

Latest news

  • Nerve Growth Factors and Parkinson's

    For some considerable time CPT has been interested in nerve growth factors or 'neurotrophic' factors for Parkinson's. GDNF, CDNF and C-CDNF are three interesting candidates and our research work within this field continues with drive and urgency. Read more

  • Emergency Medical Consultant Sketches to Raise Funds

    Dr. Johnny Acheson is an Emergency Medical Consultant who is also living with Parkinson’s. Johnny has created sketches to fundraise and to educate about Parkinson’s and depict the humorous side of working in emergency medicine! Read more

  • CPT ‘Raid Alpine’ Cycle Challenge becomes ‘Raid Local’!

    Over 40 cyclists including Mike Tindall and Iain Balshaw, will set off independently on 28 June to tackle what would have been the toughest day on the 'Raid Alpine' ride - but instead, they'll be doing this around their local area! Read more

Latest events

  • Linked Cycle Trails

    This September, we’d love your pedal power to help us raise vital funds and awareness for our International Linked Clinical Trials Programme. Take part in any cycling event in support of The Cure Parkinson's Trust (CPT). Read more

  • Take on your own cycle challenge for CPT

    Discover many of the fantastic cycling events taking place in the UK throughout the year here. If you're already taking on your own challenge raising funds for The Cure Parkinson's Trust, we would love to hear from you. Read more

  • Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 46 2020

    **Please note this event has sadly now been cancelled** Make the most of the great outdoors by riding in the 2020 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 46 in aid of The Cure Parkinson's Trust! This sportive offers a great introduction to cycling on traffic-free roads for those new to cycling and for younger participants... Read more