Semantic Web Outstanding Paper Award 2018 Announced

October 15, 2018 - The recipients of the Semantic Web journal's Outstanding Paper Award 2018 were announced at the International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) in Monterey, CA, USA on October 10, 2018. The authors of the winning paper are (pictured left to right): Michael Färber, Frederic Bartscherer, Carsten Menne and Achim Rettinger. More...

October 15, 2018

A New Study Indicates Measuring the Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease by Monitoring Major Brain Antioxidant Levels Using Non-Invasive Techniques

October 12, 2018 - Gurgaon, India – In a breakthrough human study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, anti-oxidant, glutathione (GSH), which protects the brain from stress, has been found to be significantly depleted in Alzheimer's patients compared to normal subjects. More...

October 12, 2018

Optimizing Dopaminergic Treatment Improves Non-Motor Symptoms in Severe Parkinson’s Disease

Scientists report the results of a study on patients with late stage Parkinson’s disease in JPD

September 24, 2018 - Amsterdam, NL – Non-motor symptoms are common in late stage Parkinson’s disease (PD) as the frequency and severity of most of these symptoms increase with advancing disease. Optimizing dopaminergic treatment in the most severe stages can affect non-motor symptoms and improve quality of life, report scientists in the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease. More...

September 24, 2018

Eradicating Helicobacter pylori Infections May Be a Key Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease

A review of the latest literature supports the association between the gut bacteria H. pylori and Parkinson’s disease, according to a new report in the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease

September 24, 2018 - Amsterdam, NL – While human genetic mutations are involved in a small number of Parkinson’s disease (PD) cases, the vast majority of cases are of unknown environmental causes, prompting enormous interest in identifying environmental risk factors involved. More...

September 24, 2018