Marking the 200th anniversary of the first published description by James Parkinson of the disease that would come to bear his name, the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease has published a special issue that features invited commentaries by those responsible for some of the greatest advances in understanding and treating Parkinson's.

From the shaking palsy to alpha-synuclein read the stories behind the science from many of the researchers who played key roles in reaching significant milestones:

The Journal of Parkinson's Disease - 200 years of research (IOS Press)