The link between genes and parkinsonism

The Role of Genes in Parkinson’s

The genetics of Parkinson’s disease are very challenging. Basically, Parkinson’s affects one in 1,000 people. But interesting, if you go to...

The genetics of alzheimers disease

The Role of Genes in Alzheimer’s Disease

The genetics of Alzheimer’s disease are a little bit more complicated. Unfortunately, we don’t see a very clear pattern in Alzheimer’s...

Neurodegenerative Disease - Causes - Genes

Neurodegenerative Disease – Genes

Probably the most common question I get asked by support groups and people in general is “Is this disease of mine...

Genetics and Biomarkers Research

Understanding many of the degenerative diseases of the brain has led people to look at genetics and biomarkers. Where genes go...

Understanding the difference – Heterogeneity Research

Many people will have recognised that patients with the same diseases can look different. For example, in Parkinson’s not every patient...