Analysis of the PPMI dataset has shown that compared to people with sporadic forms of Parkinson’s, newly diagnosed people carrying GBA mutations are less severely impaired, and those with LRRK2 mutations appear more mildly affected.
Changes in smell, mood, and cognition in people with GBA1 mutations
Mediterranean diet seen to lower symptom risk
Study has found shared variants of LRRK2 gene.
Increased association found between hepatitis B and C and Parkinson’s.
Scientists uncovered how LRRK2 gene regulates cellular transport.