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Accelerating Medicine Partnership in Parkinson's Disease Webinar
AMP PD has officially launched and made available the first series of webinar training videos. These videos provide information on key concepts and live demonstrations, including:
- Signing up for access via the online portal
- Overview of the Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
- Interacting with AMP PD data via BigQuery
- Researcher Workbench (Terra) deep-dive
- Working with official AMP PD Workspaces
- NIH STRIDES Cloud overview
New Large-Scale Data Portal Will Promote Parkinson’s Treatment Development
Accelerating Medicines Partnership launches data knowledge portal for Parkinson’s disease
The Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) program for Parkinson’s disease (PD) has launched a data portal to provide de-identified information collected from 4,298 PD patients and healthy controls to researchers working to develop effective therapies for the disease.
Massive NIH–industry project opens portals to target validation
Five years in, the US$360 million Accelerating Medicines Partnership is yielding tools to speed up drug discovery for rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, diabetes, Alzheimer disease and Parkinson disease.
Accelerating research for Parkinson's disease
Despite considerable ongoing translational and clinical research efforts, no disease-modifying drugs have been approved for Parkinson's disease. The Accelerating Medicines Partnership Parkinson's disease (AMP PD) programme, launched on Jan 30, 2018, is the most ambitious initiative so far to find a cure for Parkinson's disease.