Its estimated that seven to 10 million people around the world live with Parkinsons disease, which disrupts the brains ability to produce dopamine. Researchers are still working on a cure, but early detection can drastically improve the prognosis.
Sergey Brin- computer scientist and co-founder of Google is the son of Russian Jews. His father Mikhail said: "No one would consider me for graduate school because I was Jewish." He went on to tell Lawson how MSU required Jews to take their entrance exams in different rooms from non-Jewish applicants, and how they were marked on a harsher scale.
Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson's today.