Michael J. Fox Foundation

MJFF Announces $2-Million Funding Commitment to Drive Development of Parkinson's Disease Biomarker Pipeline
May 11, 2009

May 7, 2009 — The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research announced a funding commitment of $2 million for Biomarkers 2009. This fourth round of biomarker funding by MJFF aims to continue stimulating discovery of new disease and drug biomarkers. At the same time, recognizing the critical need for an orchestrated, fieldwide strategy to drive tangible progress, MJFF is putting building blocks in place to launch a comprehensive biomarker discovery and verification effort in coming months.