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Parkinson's Research - The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

About

Our urgent goal: Eliminate Parkinson's disease in our lifetime. 88 cents of every dollar spent goes to research, leading to 800 million granted since 2000.

Real Life

Our team works tirelessly every day with one urgent goal in mind: Accelerating breakthroughs patients can feel in their everyday lives.

We strive to make progress in the following key areas by evaluating risk, opportunities, and challenges through a patient-focused lens:
  1. Speed treatments that can slow, stop or reverse the progression of Parkinson's disease
  2. Speed better treatments for the currently unaddressed or under-addressed symptoms of Parkinson's disease
  3. Speed treatments to address or avoid the debilitating side effects of current Parkinson's disease drugs.