News: College of Osteopathic Medicine
Nov 30 2012

College of Osteopathic Medicine Researchers Receive Grant for Parkinson’s Research

Researchers at New York Institute of Technology's College of Osteopathic Medicine and its Adele Smithers Parkinson's Disease Treatment Center are using a grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation to study the effects of a common vitamin supplement on patients with Parkinson’s disease.

With a $75,000 grant, the NYIT study is examining the effects of tyrosine, a natural amino acid, on the low blood pressure, or hypotension, of 36 patients. ...more

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