Funding boost for Parkinson’s research projects in New Zealand

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Author: Almaz OhenePublished: 30 December 2015

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Researchers at the University of Otago, Christchurch, have been awarded a grant to study the suppression of voluntary tremors in Parkinson’s disease.

The grant is part of a NZ$1.1m research fund from the Neurological Foundation, which is the primary non-governmental sponsor of neurological research in New Zealand.

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