Archive | August, 2012

PPMI study to add a new prodromal cohort

The PPMI Steering Committee has recently decided to expand PPMI to include a prodromal PD cohort.  Defining a pre-diagnostic or prodromal phase for PD presents both an immediate challenge ? how to reliably identify individuals during this prodromal period at high risk to phenoconvert to PD ? and an eventual opportunity:  can we ultimately treat […]

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