Roger has recorded a talk for Abcam on the current and future landscape of Huntington’s treatment. Roger explains how this is a very exciting time for Huntington’s Disease research, we are now more able than ever before to diagnose when the disease process has started, which informs us of the optimal time to begin treating […]
This week we held our annual lab retreat near Beccles in Norfolk. We stayed at Wheatacre Barns, a great venue and location for us to discuss the science while interacting on a social level. Below are some pictures.
“The development of suitable blood-based biomarkers to predict outcomes is important for neurodegenerative diseases such as PD, which progress over many years. The markers that we have identified need to be validated in further studies but could ultimately help with planning more targeted management for patients earlier in their disease course. Furthermore, a better understanding […]
Meet the team…Marta Camacho Time to meet another member of the Williams-Gray group…Marta. Posted by The Barker / Williams-Gray Lab on Friday, 7 February 2020
Congratulations to Nina Kouli in Caroline Williams-Gray group on gaining a Junior Research Fellowship from Wolfson College! Well done Nina! Meet the team…Antonina Kouli Congratulations to one of our wonderful postdocs Antonina Kouli on becoming a Junior Research Fellow at Wolfson College Cambridge, who you can meet in the video below. Posted by The […]
Alice White from the Barker group will be talking at this event tomorrow
The latest patient was dosed in the gene therapy trial SUNRISE-PD, today in Cambridge.
Last week Roger, Danielle and Emma attended a 2 day protocol writing meeting in Lund, Sweden. The STEM-PD project is currently in the early stages of regulatory development.
Caroline Williams-Gray discusses the AZA-PD trial, a new clinical trial testing the immunosuppressive drug azathioprine in Parkinson’s disease, which is due to begin here at the Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair in the coming weeks. The trial is funded by the Cambridge Centre for Parkinson-Plus (https://ccpp.cam.ac.uk/) and by the Cure Parkinson’s Trust (https://www.cureparkinsons.org.uk/news/azathioprine-in-pd), and is […]