Cellular models to investigate biochemical pathways in Parkinson’s disease

@article{Alberio2012CellularMT,
  title={Cellular models to investigate biochemical pathways in Parkinson’s disease},
  author={Tiziana Alberio and Leonardo Lopiano and Mauro Fasano},
  journal={The FEBS Journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={279}
}
Cellular models are instrumental in dissecting a complex pathological process into simpler molecular events. Parkinson’s disease is multifactorial and clinically heterogeneous; the aetiology of the sporadic (and most common) form is still unclear and only a few molecular mechanisms have been clarified so far in the neurodegenerative cascade. In such a multifaceted picture, it is particularly important to identify experimental models that simplify the study of the different networks of proteins… 

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