Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD,  —

Yedida Y. Bogachkov is a science writer for BioNews. She holds a PhD in cellular and molecular pharmacology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to joining BioNews, she was conducting scientific research analyzing cancer genomics. She’s a Chicago native and hasn’t moved out of her hometown. Yes, she actually likes snow and enjoys having all four seasons. Yedida likes being out in nature, and in her free time, she can be found outside enjoying the fresh air or baking (inside). She is, unsuccessfully, trying to persuade the rest of her family to enjoy hiking. Yedida is excited to bring her passion for science and her desire to help people to BioNews.

Articles by Yedida Y Bogachkov PhD

Reach Further Campaign Hopes to Raise $30M for Research, Services

The Parkinson’s Foundation is launching a four-year, $30-million fundraising campaign to help advance Parkinson’s research and fund community services. The Reach Further campaign seeks to help accelerate research, increase patient access to healthcare, and enrich community services for those affected by Parkinson’s disease. “With the rate of…

Study: NSAIDs Seem to Have No Effect on Parkinson’s Incidence

The use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) seems to have no effect on the incidence of Parkinson’s disease, according to a large retrospective Norwegian study. Researchers focused on the NSAIDs prescribed most in Norway: diclofenac, ibuprofen, and naproxen. In the study “NSAID use is not associated with Parkinson’s…