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The olfactory bulb as the entry site for prion-like propagation in
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Diabetes drug slows experimental Parkinson’s disease progression,
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TRANSLATIONAL PARKINSON’S DISEASE RESEARCH

Patrik Brundin Laboratory
Research in Patrik Brundin’s laboratory focuses on pathogenetic mechanisms and pharmacological treatment in cell and animal models of Parkinson’s disease. The group’s mission is to understand neurodegenerative diseases and develop new therapies that are of benefit
to patients and their caregivers.

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In the Press

9 Oct. 2018 Linked Clinical Trials initiative boosts number of Parkinson’s clinical studies
By Jose Marques Lopes, Ph.D | Parkinson’s News Today

26 Oct. 2016 Pathology: The prion principle
Nature

2 June 2015 Dutch king and queen visit children’s hospital, learn about Parkinson’s research
MLive

29 May 2015 Dutch program could make Grand Rapids a destination for Parkinson’s care
MLive

12 Nov. 2014 Latest advances in neurodegenerative disease research focus of VAI program
MLive

24 Sept. 2014 New Parkinson’s research initiative launched by Van Andel Institute and patient advocacy group
MLive

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