Dardarin | definition of dardarin by Medical dictionary
dardarin (dar-dar'u) [Basque dardara, tremor]
A protein whose presence in the body has been associated with an autosomal dominant (familial) form of Parkinson's disease. Synonym: leucine-rich repeat kinase 2
References in periodicals archive
Language Deficits as a Preclinical Window into Parkinson's Disease: Evidence from Asymptomatic Parkin and Dardarin
Mutations in the LRRK2 gene affect the dardarin
protein structure and function.
The gene codes for the protein dardarin
, which is the first kinase to be implicated in the disease.