App measures Parkinson’s disease symptoms in clinical trial

Roche has developed a smartphone app to measure Parkinson’s disease

App measures Parkinson’s disease symptoms in clinical trial

Parkinson’s disease app
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Roche has developed a smartphone app for those with Parkinson’s disease that complements traditional physician-led assessments with automated tests that continuously measure their symptom fluctuations. This could be the first time that such an app has been used to measure disease and symptom severity in a medicine development program in Parkinson’s disease.