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CND In the News
June 6, 2022

Alpha-Synuclein Detection Research Featured in Medscape Interview

Dr. Christopher H. Gibbons, Senior Scientific Advisor of CND Life Sciences, was recently interviewed in…
On Our Radar
May 26, 2022

Cutaneous Alpha-Synuclein Shown to Differentiate Parkinson’s From Related Neurological Disorders

A primary challenge in the diagnosis of neurological disorders is differentiating between conditions that share…
News Release
May 18, 2022

CND Life Sciences Awarded NIH SBIR Grant to Study Novel Skin Biopsy Test for Dementias

CND Life Sciences, an innovative medical diagnostics company pioneering the detection, visualization, and quantification of…
CND In the News
May 16, 2022

Dr. Levine to Present at Controversies in Movement Disorders Event

Dr. Todd Levine, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of CND Life Sciences will present as…
CND In the News
May 2, 2022

Syn-One Test® Featured on CN2 News South Carolina

In honor of national Parkinson’s month, CN2 news in Rock Hill, SC featured Memory &…
On Our Radar
April 1, 2022

Researchers Discover Genetic Signature in Patients With Parkinson’s

Researchers from La Jolla Institute for Immunology have discovered a genetic signature on the circulating…
News Release
March 24, 2022

CND Life Sciences Adds Two Accomplished Pathologists to Leadership Team

Will Advance the Company’s Technology Designed to Aid the Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease and Other…
News Release
February 1, 2022

CND Life Sciences Closes Series Seed 2 Round, Reaches $8 Million in Total Capital Raised

Strong market adoption of Syn-One Test™ to help clinicians diagnose Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological…
On Our Radar
January 19, 2022

First Patient With Parkinson’s Receives Alpha-Synuclein Vaccine in Phase 1 Study

Vaxxinity, a “purpose-driven biotechnology company committed to democratizing healthcare across the globe,” announced that it…
On Our Radar
December 28, 2021

AC Immune Awarded Two Grants for Research of Potentially Disease-Modifying Parkinson’s Treatments

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) has awarded two grants to AC…
On Our Radar
December 1, 2021

Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Shows Potential as Disease-Modifying Treatment for Parkinson’s

Boston- and Atlanta-based clinical-stage pharmaceutical company Inhibikase Therapeutics, Inc. published the biochemical rationale for potentially…
On Our Radar
November 22, 2021

Phase 1b Results Reported for Potentially First-in-Class Parkinson’s Treatment

Boston-based biopharma company Yumanity Therapeutics announced last week that its drug candidate, YTX-7739, met its…
On Our Radar
November 17, 2021

Monoclonal Antibody for Parkinson’s Disease Moves to Phase I Clinical Testing

A monoclonal antibody that binds to alpha-synuclein is advancing into a clinical trial after showing…
On Our Radar
October 27, 2021

New Research Identifies Potential Pathway for Stopping Spread of Alpha-Synuclein

A hallmark of Parkinson’s disease is the presence of Lewy bodies—abnormal clumps of protein primarily…
On Our Radar
October 20, 2021

Molecule Shows Potential to Slow Production of Alpha-Synuclein

Researchers at the University of Utah tested more than 150,000 compounds in search of candidates…
On Our Radar
October 12, 2021

Researchers Discover Potential Link Between Alpha-Synuclein and X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism

In a new paper published in Movement Disorders, researchers for the first time established a…
On Our Radar
September 28, 2021

Gain Therapeutics Identifies Compounds for Potential Treatment of Parkinson’s and Gaucher Disease

Biotech company Gain Therapeutics, Inc. announced positive results from an initial study of two Structurally…
On Our Radar
September 15, 2021

Researchers Discover New Pathogenic Pathway in Parkinson’s Disease

Previous research has demonstrated that alpha-synuclein can damage mitochondria, the organelle responsible for cellular energy…
News Release
September 7, 2021

CND Life Sciences Adds Biopharma Veteran To Its Board

Enrique Carrazana, MD Brings Deep Expertise in Neuroscience and the Life Sciences Industry to Support…
On Our Radar
September 1, 2021

Annovis Bio Completes Dose-Response Study of ANVS401 in Parkinson’s Disease

Annovis Bio, Inc., has completed a two-part Phase 2a study of ANVS401 (also known as…
On Our Radar
August 12, 2021

Alterity Therapeutics Publishes Pre-Clinical Data for ATH434 in Multiple System Atrophy

There are currently no treatments available for multiple system atrophy (MSA), a rare and fatal…
CND In the News
August 2, 2021

Marcus Neuroscience Institute Offers Syn-One Test™ to Patients

Specialized neurologic and neurosurgical care center Marcus Neuroscience Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida,…
On Our Radar
July 23, 2021

Epigenome-Editing Therapy Reduces Alpha-Synuclein Levels in Mice

Biopharmaceutical company Seelos Therapeutics in conjunction with researchers at Duke University School of Medicine announced…
On Our Radar
July 19, 2021

FDA Narrows Indication for Biogen’s Aduhelm in Alzheimer’s Disease

News came last week that after the controversial early-June approval of Aduhelm, the first new…
CND In the News
June 16, 2021

Dr. Todd Levine Interviewed on Arizona ABC15 About New Alzheimer’s Treatment

Aducanumab, the first treatment for Alzheimer’s disease to be approved in nearly two decades, has…
CND In the News
June 8, 2021

Dr. Todd Levine Highlights Role of the Syn-One Test™ in Clinical Research on 17 Branches Podcast

Dr. Todd Levine, Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of CND Life Sciences made his podcast…
On Our Radar
June 2, 2021

Researchers Identify One Way Alpha-Synuclein Spreads Throughout the Brain in Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is caused by the accumulation of alpha-synuclein, a misfolded protein that interferes with…
On Our Radar
May 11, 2021

UCB Biopharma Releases Phase 1b Data for Synuclein-Targeting Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease

UCB presented data from a Phase 1b study of UCB0599, an oral compound that suppresses…
CND In the News
May 5, 2021

First Doctor to Perform Syn-One Test™ in Alabama Interviewed on ABC News

Dr. Timothy Prestley, Founder & Director of Novus Neurology & TMS in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was…
On Our Radar
April 28, 2021

Aptinyx Restarts Study of Treatment for Cognitive Impairment in PD and DLB

Aptinyx, Inc. was forced to suspend its study of NYX-458—a treatment for cognitive impairment in…
News Release
April 22, 2021

CND Life Sciences Partners with FFF Enterprises and NuFactor

Strategic Collaboration Educates Neurology Community About Syn-One Test™
CND In the News
March 31, 2021

Phoenix Business Journal Covers $2.4 Million Seed Funding, Profiles CND

CND Life Sciences continues to build its presence as an exciting medical technology start-up. Phoenix…
News Release
March 23, 2021

CND Life Sciences Closes Series Seed Funding Round

Innovators of the Syn-One Test™ Building Market Presence and Infrastructure
On Our Radar
March 4, 2021

Researchers Identify Five Genes Linked to Lewy Body Dementia

By identifying potential genetic causes of Lewy body dementia (LBD), researchers hope to gain a…
On Our Radar
March 1, 2021

New Research Furthers Understanding of the Role of Alpha-Synuclein, a Key Protein in Parkinson’s Disease

Although some symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (PD) can be controlled by medication, the hope of…
On Our Radar
February 16, 2021

Alterity Therapeutics Receives Grant to Study ATH434 in Parkinson’s Disease

Alterity Therapeutics announced that it has received a second grant from The Michael J. Fox…
On Our Radar
February 4, 2021

Researchers Identify Proteins With Potential to Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s is a complicated neurological disorder that researchers are continuously working to understand. However, a…
News Release
January 7, 2021

CND Life Sciences to Present at Biotech Showcase Investor Conference

Poised for Growth After Successfully Launching First Skin-Based Test for Parkinson's
On Our Radar
January 4, 2021

German Biotech Initiates Phase 1b Clinical Trial of Synucleinopathy Treatment

MODAG, a German biotechnology company, announced that it would begin an in-patient clinical trial of anle138b,…
CND In the News
December 22, 2020

Dr. Todd Levine Talks With Medical World News About the Potential of the Syn-One Test™ to Impact Patients’ Care

Todd Levine, MD, Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of CND Life Sciences was recently interviewed…
On Our Radar
December 8, 2020

Eisai Co. and Wren Therapeutics Collaborate to Target Alpha-Synuclein

The two companies announced an exclusive collaboration agreement that aims to develop treatments that target…
CND In the News
November 16, 2020

CND Life Sciences CEO Rick Morello Discusses Syn-One Test™ on the Price of Business Radio Show

Rick Morello spoke with Kevin Price, host of the Price of Business Radio Show, about…
CND In the News
November 16, 2020

News Outlets Taking Notice of CND Life Sciences’ NIH Grant Award

News of CND Life Sciences’ $2.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health is…
CND In the News
November 4, 2020

Phoenix Business Journal Highlights CND Life Sciences’ Plans to Expand, Hire More Staff

Hiring slowed in the healthcare sector across the Valley during the coronavirus pandemic, but that…
On Our Radar
October 27, 2020

Prothena and Roche moving ahead with alpha-synuclein-targeting drug for Parkinson’s disease

Good news in the world of drug development and future treatments for synucleinopathies...
News Release
October 26, 2020

CND Life Sciences Awarded NIH SBIR Grant to Advance Diagnostic Technology for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Grant Supports the Continued Validation and Enhancement of the Syn-One Test™ To Help Physicians Diagnose…
On Our Radar
September 9, 2020

Response to the S4 Study Results in Neurology

A group of international experts responded to the publication of the recent Systemic Synuclein Sampling…
CND In the News
August 31, 2020

CND Founders’ Research in the New York Times

Drs. Christopher Gibbons and Roy Freeman--two of the founders of CND Life Sciences who also…
News Release
May 1, 2020

Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America Sponsors CND Life Sciences’ Study

CND will use its novel cutaneous neurodiagnostics platform to detect and measure changes in TDP-43…
News Release
April 2, 2020

CND Life Sciences Forms to Advance Diagnostic and Therapeutic Solutions

Company launches the Syn-One Test™ as the first commercially available skin-based test to help physicians…

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The Syn-One Test provides objective pathological evidence to aid in the diagnosis of a synucleinopathy. Simply collect three small punch skin biopsies from your patient, send them to our CLIA-certified lab, and CND Life Sciences will provide important visual insights to support a diagnosis. If you are a clinician, click below to order a Syn-One Test Biopsy Kit.

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