Scientists have identified a key molecule - called USP13 - which may provide a new avenue to prevent the build up of alpha-synuclein in brain cells.
Results published today in the scientific journal Science Translational Medicine highlights a link between the removal of the appendix and a reduced risk of developing Parkinson's.
The UK-wide Predict PD study, funded by Parkinson's UK, is seeking 10,000 people aged 60-80 without Parkinson's to find clues to the very earliest stages of the condition.
With a new team member in place, the Live Loud! project is going from strength to strength.
Mae prosiect Adleisio! yn mynd o nerth i nerth gan fod gennym bellach weithiwr newydd i roi hwb iddo.
The Gwynedd Boccia league held its first matches last week at the Glaslyn Leisure Centre with 16 Teams taking part.
Cynhaliwyd gemau cyntaf cynghrair Boccia Gwynedd wythnos diwethaf yng Nghanolfan Hamdden Glaslyn gyda 16 o dimau yn cymryd rhan.
The pharmaceutical company Biogen has presented promising initial results from trials testing a potential new treatment for Parkinson's which targets the alpha-synuclein protein.