Aims & Scope

npj Parkinson’s Disease publishes original basic science, translational and clinical Research Articles, Reviews, Commentaries, Editorials, Brief Communications, Correspondence, and Meeting Reports related to Parkinson’s disease, including anatomy, etiology, genetics, cellular and molecular physiology, neurophysiology, epidemiology, and therapeutic development and treatments. The journal also publishes a professionally written Editorial Lay Summary to accompany each Article, which summarizes the key issues being addressed within the article aimed to keep readership at the vanguard of new discoveries in the field. As an open access journal, npj Parkinson’s Disease is freely and immediately accessible to all members of the scientific and Parkinson’s disease community.