Following publication of research findings in the journal Science Translational Medicine, Patrik Brundin, MD, PhD, director of Van Andel Research Institute’s Center for Neurodegenerative Science, and chairman of The Cure Parkinson’s Trust’s Linked Clinical Trials Committee, discusses MSDC-0160, a new investigational drug originally developed for type 2 diabetes that is being readied for human clinical trials in search of the world’s first treatment to impede the progression of Parkinson’s disease.

Credit: Video courtesy of the Patrik Brundin Laboratory, Van Andel Research Institute.