Advantages and limitations of the equine disease, pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction as a model of spontaneous dopaminergic neurodegenerative disease

@article{McFarlane2007AdvantagesAL,
  title={Advantages and limitations of the equine disease, pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction as a model of spontaneous dopaminergic neurodegenerative disease},
  author={Dianne McFarlane},
  journal={Ageing Research Reviews},
  year={2007},
  volume={6},
  pages={54-63}
}
  • Dianne McFarlane
  • Published in Ageing Research Reviews 2007
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Parkinson's disease (PD) is a leading cause of neurologic disability in the aged population. Remarkable progress has been made in the past decade to understand the cellular and molecular events that occur in PD. However attempts to unravel the early, initiating factors in the pathogenesis of dopaminergic neurodegeneration and PD have been limited by the lack of a suitable animal model. Models in which there has been genetic or environmental manipulation are not of use in determining the natural… CONTINUE READING

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