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A New Approach to Treat Neurodegenerative Diseases
Technology OverviewAberrant protein folding is severely problematic and manifests in numerous disorders, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Parkinson disease (PD), Huntington disease (HD), and Alzheimer disease (AD). Patients with each of these disorders are characterized by the accumulation of mislocalized protein deposits. Treatments ...
Published: 5/7/2015   |   Inventor(s): James Shorter, Meredith Jackrel
Keywords(s): Neurodegenerative Diseases, Neurological Disorders
Category(s): Therapeutics & Vaccines
Development of impulse control disorders questionnaire for use in Parkinson’s disease and related disorders
Impulse control disorders questionnairesDocket # U4692 and W5475ProblemImpulse control disorders (ICDs) and related behaviors (punding, hobbyism and dopamine dysregulation syndrome) constitute a group of psychiatric disorders that include pathological gambling and compulsive sexual behavior, buying, and eating. These disorders occur at a baseline r...
Published: 4/29/2015   |   Inventor(s): Daniel Weintraub
Keywords(s): Neurological Disorders, Psychiatric Disorder, Screening
Category(s): Diagnostics