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


Our urgent goal: Eliminate Parkinson's disease in our lifetime. 88 cents of every dollar spent goes to research, leading to 900 million granted since 2000.

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Success Story

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.