Study on her behalf is supported by Run on her behalf, the annual 5K friendship and run walk. In 2005, the inaugural Run for Her event occurred in a Cedars-Sinai car parking lot with 700 people. Since then, thousands of people have joined the cause to greatly help increase ovarian cancer consciousness. Miller will be taking part in this year'sunday s event, Nov. 10, 2013. Run on her behalf started when Kelli Sargent made a advertising and operations arrange for an ovarian cancers 5k run/walk for her master's level thesis. She later partnered with the Cedars-Sinai Women's Cancer System at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer tumor Institute to create the function. Sargent's passion for the function stemmed from her mother's eight-year battle with ovarian cancer, a battle she shed in 2008.To date mind donations have helped researchers develop new medications and treatments, including L-DOPA. Recently, experts have used donated cells to recognize chemicals called free radicals that may be involved with nerve cell death in Parkinson’s. Dr Goldring adds: Although many experience squeamish about the thought of donating their brains to medical study, it is vital that we get more samples to conduct research really. With an ageing people increasingly, the incidence of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s is only likely to increase, producing further research important.