Activities of extract and constituents of Banisteriopsis caapi relevant to parkinsonism

@article{Schwarz2003ActivitiesOE,
  title={Activities of extract and constituents of Banisteriopsis caapi relevant to parkinsonism},
  author={M. J. Schwarz and Peter J Houghton and Sarah Rose and Peter Jenner and A D Lees},
  journal={Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior},
  year={2003},
  volume={75},
  pages={627-633}
}

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