NINDS Offers $8M for Parkinson's Centers | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke plans to spend up to $8 million next year to start two centers that will provide support and services for its planned Parkinson's Disease Biomarkers Identification Network (PD-BIN), a new multisite program to identify markers for the risk, onset, and progression of PD.

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