Parkinson’s disease: affection of brain stem nuclei controlling premotor and motor neurons of the somatomotor system

@article{Braak2000ParkinsonsDA,
  title={Parkinson’s disease: affection of brain stem nuclei controlling premotor and motor neurons of the somatomotor system},
  author={Heiko Braak and Udo R{\"u}b and Daniele Sandmann-Keil and Wei Ping Gai and Rob A. I. de Vos and Ernst N. H. Jansen Steur and Kimihito Arai and Eva Braak},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={2000},
  volume={99},
  pages={489-495}
}
Abstract Pathological changes which consistently develop in the lower brain stem of patients suffering from Parkinson’s disease are described against the background of the internal organization and interconnections of the involved nuclei, i.e., the gigantocellular reticular nucleus, bulbar raphe nuclei, and coeruleus-subcoeruleus area. Immunoreactions against the presynaptic protein α-synuclein reveal not only the voluminous forms of Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites but also the otherwise… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 47 CITATIONS

Sleepwalking in patients with Parkinson disease.

VIEW 12 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 29 REFERENCES