Lucilla Parnetti, MD, PhD
Full Professor at University of Perugia
Location: Perugia, Italy
Lucilla Parnetti, MD, PhD, is a docent of neurology at the University of Perugia School of Medicine in Italy. She has wide experience in the field of neurodegenerative disease research, and her activity includes clinical characterization of patients with dementia and research on biomarker discovery and validation. Her main expertise is in the field of cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers for early diagnosis of neurodegenerative diseases, with special interest in Alzheimerís disease and Parkinsonís disease. Dr. Parnetti has worked on national and international projects on the role of lysosome dysfunction in Parkinsonís disease.
- Lysosomal Enzyme Activity and GBA1 Genotyping in Parkinsonís Disease (2015)
- Validation of lysosomal enzymes assay in CSF - One-year extension of the RRIA: CSF lysosomal hydrolases' activity as possible marker of Parkinson's disease (2011)
- CSF Lysosomal Hydrolases' Activity as Possible Marker of Parkinson's Disease (2010)