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  1. We need to re-examine everything, from the way we develop disease models to the way we conduct clinical trials. Getting there starts with a new hypothesis of how the disease starts and develops, that is what we did here.
  2. https://tmrwedition.com/2018/10/24/triggers-facilitators-and-aggravators-a-new-hypothesis-of-parkinsons-disease/
  3. Benyamin

    Notes From the Synuclein Conference

    Hi Cereus, appreciate the kind words. No, can't say that I recall that name.
  4. My reflections from a truly inspiring weekend spent with scientists and researchers, only together will we ever be able to rid the world of PD.... https://tmrwedition.com/2018/09/16/notes-from-the-synuclein-conference/
  5. https://tmrwedition.com/2018/09/15/interview-with-23andmes-dr-paul-cannon/
  6. https://tmrwedition.com/2018/09/15/interview-with-23andmes-dr-paul-cannon/
  7. For the past six months, I have been recording and transcribing interviews with a wide variety of Parkinson’s specialists and biomedical researchers. It has been an incredibly enlightening experience that has given me insights into my own journey with Parkinson’s disease, as well as the future of biomedical science. Below are my biggest takeaways so far. https://www.journalofparkinsonsdisease.com/blog/stecher/putting-it-all-together-reflections-fifty-interviews-world-leading-parkinson’s-and
  8. She also goes over what can be done to improve clinical trials.... https://tmrwedition.com/2018/05/31/interview-with-clinical-research-scientist-prof-karen-raphael/
  9. My latest interview with one of the giants in the field, Dr. Tony Lang. Glad to see him pushing hard to bring personalized medicine to the Parkinson's field, "What we will need to do for future treatments is ensure that we only recruit people enriched for the specific target of the specific treatment in question." https://tmrwedition.com/2018/04/27/interview-with-world-renowned-movement-disorder-specialist-prof-anthony-e-lang/
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    PD Research Needs Reform

    Greetings Dr. Okun, Thought you might be interested in this piece I recently had published in the British Medical Journal... http://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2018/03/13/research-into-parkinsons-disease-needs-reform/ Would greatly appreciate hearing your thoughts on it and getting your take on how to push forward some of the changes I outlined. Enjoy the day, Ben
  11. www.prag.site We are an international group of advocates for Parkinson’s disease (PD). Our aim is to influence the PD research agenda and bridge the gaps between the various PD communities. Each of us has been an advocate for PD in our communities for a number of years and we have decided to come together to strengthen our ability to enact change. We are committed to making PD research more relevant to the needs of the nearly seven million people living with the disease worldwide, as well as the millions who have yet to be diagnosed. For more information go to www.prag.site and subscribe for updates
  12. “What interests me in life is curiosity, challenges, the good fight with its victories and defeats.” – Paulo Coelho https://tmrwedition.com/2017/11/20/unanswered-questions-in-parkinsons-disease-research/
  13. Click below for my interview with Prof. John Hardy discussing some of the latest research in PD genetics... https://tmrwedition.com/2017/11/07/q-a-with-acclaimed-geneticist-prof-john-hardy/
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    Latest Stem Cell Research News

  15. Take aways from two weeks at the European Parkinson's Therapy Centre https://tmrwedition.com/2017/08/15/how-to-rewire-a-brain-neuroplasticity-in-the-italian-alps/