New Research: Cause, Progression and Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease

This unique series is designed to educate newly diagnosed patients and the general public about Parkinson’s disease. This video, episode 11 of the series, is the first of 3 presentations discussing emerging research in Parkinson’s disease. Here we discuss new findings about the genetics and cause of Parkinson’s disease. We will also discuss the latest research aiming to improve Parkinson’s disease diagnosis.

Dr. Rajeev Kumar is a movement disorders specialist and medical director of the Movement Disorder Center of the Colorado Neurological Institute.

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Series produced by Sara Rabin

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