The Michael J. Fox Foundation Annual Report 2019 + 2020 Milestones + Momentum | Page 8

The Michael J . Fox Foundation for Parkinson ’ s Research

Momentum in Biological Understanding of a Complex Disease

Over its short history , The Michael J . Fox Foundation has worked to define and target the complex biology of Parkinson ’ s disease . Today we are funding and leading the development of novel data platforms , cutting-edge technologies and advanced biomarkers and diagnostics . These major engines of biological discovery yield insights that flow straight into therapeutic development to accelerate new treatments on their path to market .