Initial results from CDNF clinical trial announced
Herantis Pharma has published initial results from a phase 1/2 study of an experimental protective protein called CDNF which may hold potential to slow, stop or reverse Parkinson's.
Parkinson’s Connect: our new support service
We're developing a new support service, Parkinson’s Connect. It will recognise the different ways people want to access help, whether online or in person. It will be available for people with Parkinson’s. As well as their family, friends, and carers.
GDNF - where are we one year on?
GDNF clinical trial results in 2019 revealed signs that GDNF may make it possible to repair the cells damaged in people with Parkinson’s. We take a look at where we are one year later.
Transparency and your Board of Trustees
Over the next few months we plan to share who we are and what we’re doing for the charity. We hope you’ll get to know us better and we’ll know more about you.
BT13 molecule offers hope for halting Parkinson’s
A promising molecule, called BT13, has offered hope for a new treatment that could stop or slow Parkinson’s, something no treatment can currently do.
Parkinson's UK volunteer and Belfast athlete, Patrick Crossan, features on the BBC News website
Parkinson's UK volunteer and Belfast athlete, Patrick Crossan, features on the BBC News website in a really positive article focusing on his running successes whilst managing Parkinson's. We hope that there are many more medals to come Patrick.
The UK has left the EU: What you need to know
What you need to know about medicine supply, NHS services and reciprocal healthcare as the UK leaves the EU on 31 January 2020.
Our Walk for Parkinson’s 2020 events are now live
Today, we’ve launched our annual Walk for Parkinson’s fundraiser event series. Join a walk near you and unite with thousands of others raising money across the UK. Every step takes us closer to a cure.
Managing Parkinson's this winter
Our advice on how to manage Parkinson's and stay in control this winter.
Non-residential social care must be free to end the postcode lottery, says Parkinson’s UK Scotland
Charges for non-residential social care for people with Parkinson’s and other long term conditions should be scrapped, says Parkinson’s UK Scotland.