Genetic screening for the LRRK2 R1441C and G2019S mutations in Parkinsonian patients from Campania.


BACKGROUND PARK8 is the most common known mendelian form of Parkinson's Disease (PD). It is due to mutations in the leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2) gene and G2019S is considered the most frequent mutation in the Caucasian population, in particular in the Southern Europe and Mediterranean countries. OBJECTIVE We assessed the frequency of the G2019S… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/JPD-130312