2014 Neurology Staff Service Recognition
October 16, 2014
Media Report on Possible New Parkinson's Drug
Dr. Marie-Francoise Chesselet, the Charles H. Markham Professor of Neurology and director of the UCLA Center for the Study of Parkinson's Disease, was featured widely in the media regarding her study finding that a drug called AT2101 that is being evaluated to treat an entirely different disorder helped slow the progression of Parkinson's disease in mice. Coverage included Oct. 8 in Medical Xpress and Examiner.com; and Oct. 9 in Forbes, ScienceBlog, Scicasts.com, and Zenopa.com.