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Spring Research Update Meeting 4 May: recorded to watch again

Theme: Why diabetes drugs might be an important potential line of treatment for Parkinson’s. The meeting was recorded and is available to re-watch now

New mRNA activators for Parkinson’s

Research evidence has suggested that in Parkinson’s there is some disruption to a process involved in protein production within cells. This process is known as ‘m6A mRNA methylation’, and activation of this process may protect nerve cells against Parkinson’s. Laboratory research has shown that supporting…

The lonafarnib pre-clinical trial

This research led by Professor Joe Mazzulli, will, it is hoped, give us a better understanding of how lonafarnib can reduce the build-up of the toxic protein alpha-synuclein which is a characteristic of Parkinson’s.

Event Cycle

A Right Royal Raid Local!

Raid Local is back for a third outing, and this time…it’s royal! Join us as we cycle 70 miles for 70 years this June in celebration of Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Since 2020, over 1,000 riders from across the globe have taken to...

News Fundraising news

Two families take on London to Amsterdam cycle for Parkinson’s

On 27 April, the Mostyn and Postlethwaite families will be setting off from London to tackle the incredible 286 mile cycle to Amsterdam, raising much needed funds and awareness for Parkinson’s.