Posted on May 18, 2022

SAN MATEO, Calif., May 18, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cala Health, the bioelectronic medicine leader setting a new standard of patient care for chronic disease, today announced new clinical research presented at ISPOR 2022. The study, titled “Co-Morbidities and Mechanistic Similarities of Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s Disease and Resulting Diagnostic Challenges,” analyzed comorbidities among patients diagnosed with essential tremor and […]

Posted on May 10, 2022

BOSTON, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company translating genetic insights into the development of therapies for central nervous system (CNS) disorders characterized by neuronal excitation-inhibition imbalance, today provided a corporate update, including a video highlighting recent business and pipeline progress, and reported financial results for the first quarter […]

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Posted on April 13, 2022

Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) today announced it received FDA approval for its Vercise Neural Navigator with StimView XT. The Marlborough, Massachusetts–based company designed its latest image-guided programming software in collaboration with Brainlab AG. It enables clinicians in real-time to visualize lead placement and stimulation modeling of the brain anatomy of patients with Parkinson’s disease or essential tremor.

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Posted on April 12, 2022

Researchers in China developed and evaluated machine learning algorithms to better identify and classify Parkinsonian and essential tremors for diagnosis. The findings, published in Frontiers in Neuroscience, offer a reference for the intelligent diagnosis of Parkinson disease (PD) and “show promise for use in wearable tremor suppression devices,” authors wrote.

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Posted on March 17, 2022

IRVINE, Calif., March 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Allevion Therapeutics announced today that the Medical and Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is expanding to include three new members — Rajesh Pahwa, M.D., Stuart H. Isaacson, M.D., and Patrick McCartney. The expansion of the board coincides with the successful completion of an initial pilot clinical study.

Posted on March 1, 2022

BURLINGAME, CA — March 1, 2022 — Cala Health, the bioelectronic medicine leader setting a newstandard of patient care for chronic disease, closed 2021 with significant reimbursementaccomplishments for patients. New coding and coverage by commercial and government payors makes iteasier for physicians to prescribe and patients to afford Cala Health’s clinically proven treatment foressential tremor […]

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DUBLIN, Dec. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in a global Phase 2b clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of suvecaltamide (also known as JZP385), a highly selective modulator of T-type calcium channels in development for the potential treatment of moderate to severe essential tremor (ET).1 The multicenter, double-blind, […]

Posted on October 6, 2021

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2021 /CNW/ – A second-generation, streamlined and battery-free stabilizing glove that can adapt to a wider range of hand tremors in people with Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s disease has been developed by Canadian company Steadiwear Inc.

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September 2021 – Recent gifts from generous donors have provided the International Essential Tremor Foundation with the opportunity to revamp its 20-year-old research grant program for a more meaningful and long-term impact. When the grant program was established in 2001, it entailed awarded up to two $25,000 grants per year to studies addressing the nosology, […]

BURLINGAME, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cala Health, a bioelectronic medicine company developing wearable therapies for chronic disease, announces two validating pieces of news for the non-invasive prescription therapy for essential tremor (ET), Cala Trio™. Real-world evidence of a Veteran Affairs (VA) patient population presented at The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) 2021 virtual congress on September 15 showcases Cala […]

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