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Stephen’s Secondment Boosts Technology Development

ClearSky’s co-founder and director Professor Stephen Smith was recently awarded a secondment to evaluate the technology for measuring the symptoms of Parkinson’s. Professor Stephen Smith, Deputy Head of the Department of Electronic Engineering at the University of...

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What is levodopa-induced dyskinesia?

Levodopa is the most effective and commonly used drug for treating Parkinson’s. It is a chemical building-block that your body converts into dopamine. People with Parkinson’s lack enough dopamine because some of the brain cells that make it have died. The loss of...

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What are evolutionary algorithms?

Evolutionary algorithms are inspired by the biological model of evolution and natural selection proposed by Darwin. We have used evolutionary algorithms to recognise movement characteristics of Parkinson’s.

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