Parkinson’s disease Archives

Fairview Medical Center breaks ground near Chandler Regional

Fairview Medical Plaza, Courtesy of Cawley Architects and LGE Design Build

LGE Design Build has started construction on Fairview Medical Center, a 20,250-square-foot medical office building, near the Chandler Regional Medical Center and Loop 202. Brain & Spine Center and Desert Kidney Associates will be the first tenants to open offices in the Fairview Medical Center, 2201 W. Fairview, next summer. “LGE Design Build is seeing… Read More →

TGen-led study finds link to Parkinson’s disease


The absence of a protein called SMG1 could be a contributing factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease and other related neurological disorders, according to a study led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The study screened 711 human kinases (key regulators of cellular functions) and 206 phosphatases (key regulators of metabolic processes) to… Read More →

A Saliva Gland Test for Parkinson’s Disease?

by in Bioscience | Business News | Healthcare

Described as a “big step forward” for research and treatment of Parkinson’s disease, new research from Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Banner Sun Health Research Institute suggests that testing a portion of a person’s saliva gland may be a way to diagnose the disease. The study was released Friday and will be presented at the… Read More →