Understanding the loss of brain cells in Parkinson's through PET scans

PET scans are powerful and safe brain scans that allow researchers to witness very small chemical changes taking place in the brain.

Who

6 people who were diagnosed with Parkinson’s in the last 2 years, who are not taking Parkinson’s medication and who are between 40-80 years of age.

What

3 visits to Kings College: one involving consent, clinical assessments and blood tests (3 hours) and the following two will consist of the scans (each scan will take approx 1.5 hours)

Where

Greater London

For more information:

Download the participant information sheet (PDF, 333KB).

Deadline
Funded by

U.K Consortium and King's College London

Research

Brain scans
Diagnosed within 3 years

Greater London

Location

Kings College Hospital
Denmark Hill
Brixton
London
SE5 9RS
United Kingdom

Contact

Dr. Gennaro Pagano

07949805013

[email protected]