Preservation of the direct and indirect pathways in an in vitro preparation of the mouse basal ganglia.

@article{Beurrier2006PreservationOT,
  title={Preservation of the direct and indirect pathways in an in vitro preparation of the mouse basal ganglia.},
  author={Corinne Beurrier and Yehezkiel Ben-Ari and Constance Hammond},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2006},
  volume={140 1},
  pages={77-86}
}
We have developed a slice preparation of the mouse basal ganglia which contains portions of the striatum, external pallidum, subthalamic nucleus and substantia nigra and the neocortex. This basal ganglia slice is unique in preserving functional direct and indirect connections between the striatum and the substantia nigra as well as interconnectivity between… CONTINUE READING