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MEDIA RELEASE: Jan 30, 2019 10:00 AM

Australian Parkinson’s Mission integrates breakthrough genom...

The Australian Parkinson’s Mission, an innovative program combining clinical trials with genomics research for people with Parkinson’s, has received $30 million in Federal Government funding, the most significant investm...

May 05, 2017 11:00 AM

The path to understanding Parkinson’s disease

Ask any navigator: to get anywhere, it helps to consult a map. And if you don’t have a map, make one.

Oct 15, 2015 09:49 AM

Identifying genetic factors in bipolar disorder

Researchers at Garvan, Neuroscience Research Australia and UNSW Australia is embarking on a collaborative project to sequence the genomes of family groups living with bipolar disorder. In doing so, they anticipate identi...

MEDIA RELEASE: Feb 27, 2009 11:00 PM

How yeast is helping us to understand Parkinson's disease

Teams of scientists from Australia and the United States have used yeast and mammalian cells to discover a connection between genetic and environmental causes of Parkinson’s disease. The findings were published online th...