Author(s): Aziz TZ, Peggs D, Sambrook MA, Crossman AR
Abstract Share this page
Abstract Central to the neural mechanism of MPTP-induced parkinsonism is overactivity of the subthalamic nucleus. Lesion of the subthalamic nucleus has therefore been performed in two primates with this condition and found to produce a remarkable amelioration of the disorder.
This article was published in Mov Disord
and referenced in Journal of Clinical Research & Bioethics