National Magazine Volume 139 Winter 2023 Mitre 10 – Proudly supporting the Neurological Foundation since 1991. Charities Commission Registered No. CC 10341 Patron, Her Excellency, the Right Honourable Dame Cindy Kiro, DNZM, QSO, Governor-General of New Zealand. Parkinson’s voyage across the Pacific Shedding light on an ancient gene In this issue Meet Sarah, our Head of Research How do we choose? A guide to our grants process The ‘brain’ in your gut