Catechol Thioethers in Parkinson's Disease

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 6, 2002
Last Update Posted : March 23, 2006
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Brief Summary:
The goal of the clinical trial aim in this project is to test whether catechol thioethers can be used as biomarkers of dopaminergic neurodegeneration.

Condition or disease
Parkinson's Disease

Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 20 participants
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : March 2001
Study Completion Date : March 2002

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
First diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. Identifier: NCT00042692     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10196-CP-001
First Posted: August 6, 2002    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 23, 2006
Last Verified: March 2006

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
catechol thioethers
Parkinson's disease
neurodegenerative disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Parkinson Disease
Parkinsonian Disorders
Basal Ganglia Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Movement Disorders
Neurodegenerative Diseases