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The only way is UPP!

The OPDC is delighted to announce that Parkinson’s UK have agreed to fund a further four and a half years of ODPC Discovery Cohort follow-up from August 2021.

New laboratory space for OPDC Researchers

A major building in the centre of Oxford has been constructed to create a new research centre bringing together cellular neuroscience and physical sciences.

Dopamine neurons need a 'REST' in Parkinson’s Disease

A study led by University of Oxford researchers, Dr Brent Ryan and Dr Nora Bengoa-Vergniory has shown that the key protein RE1 Silencing Transcription Factor (REST) regulates the health of those neurons critically affected in Parkinson’s Disease.