Tracking Parkinson's is a prospective study of recent- and young-onset Parkinson’s disease and selected siblings.
Our research objectives relate to variability in the clinical phenotype of Parkinson’s, which we analyse in relation to genetics and potential biomarkers.
There is a specific focus on motor, non-motor and cognitive features, and to response to drug therapy.
We collect anthropometric, behavioural, cognitive, demographic, neurological and pharmacological data.
Participants provide psychological and physiological functional ratings as well as blood and DNA samples.
Tracking Parkinson's consists of 3 cohorts: