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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

'Rallying to the Challenge' Patient Meeting Goes Virtual for 2020

For the first time, this year's meeting for people with Parkinson's, will be held online and will focus on the origins and development of Parkinson’s, including triggers, early symptoms and stages of the disease. Register now...

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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

  • Further Evidence of Neuroprotection of Simvastatin in Parkinson's

    Researchers in Israel have recently published an interesting new study which provides a novel insight and further independent support for simvastatin which CPT is clinically testing in people with Parkinson's. Read more

  • 'Cabbages and Kings Magazine' in support of CPT

    Long term supporters from the Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland Committee led by Meriel Buxton have produced and printed a wonderful magazine 'Cabbages and Kings' to help raise funds for CPT’s research. Read more

  • Blood Plasma Infusions for Parkinson's

    Research has shown that infusions of blood plasma from young animal models can improve the health of older animal models, and a recent study of plasma infusions in people with Parkinson's warrants further investigations. Read more

Latest events

  • My Prudential RideLondon Challenge

    Over the weekend of the 15 -16 August, please join us for the nation-wide ‘virtual’ My Prudential RideLondon challenge and support our pioneering Parkinson's research. Get on your bike, or any form of self-propelled wheels, and ride around your local area to take part. Find out more... Read more

  • ‘Virtual’ Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2020 Challenge

    Join this year’s ‘virtual’ Edinburgh Marathon Festival Challenge around your local area in support of The Cure Parkinson’s Trust. Participants can choose how and when to take part in this virtual running event with different distances that can be completed anytime between now and the 31 December. Read more

  • 'Virtual' Ricky Road Run 2020

    Now taking place from 17 July - 3 August the annual Ricky Road Run event has gone virtual for 2020 allowing participants to run the 10 mile race from their own local area! Read more