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Related Gene(s)

The HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC) provides an index of gene familiesThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. and their member genes.

Genetics Home Reference summarizes the normal function and health implications of these genes in the PARK gene family:

  • LRRK2: leucine-rich repeat kinase 2
  • PARK2: parkin RBR E3 ubiquitin protein ligase
  • PARK7: parkinson protein 7
  • PINK1: PTEN induced putative kinase 1
  • PLA2G6: phospholipase A2, group VI (cytosolic, calcium-independent)
  • SNCA: synuclein, alpha (non A4 component of amyloid precursor)
  • UCHL1: ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal esterase L1 (ubiquitin thiolesterase)
Reviewed: May 2012
Published: October 5, 2015