Recent Advances in Parkinsons Disease book cover

Recent Advances in Parkinsons Disease

Part II: Translational and Clinical Research

Hardbound, 368 Pages

Published: October 2010

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-53750-8


  • Section I: Animal models of PD

    1. What have we learned from Drosophila Models of Parkinson's Disease? - Ming Guo
    2. Neurotoxic in vivo models of Parkinson’s disease: recent advances - Timothy Greenamyre & Jason R. Cannon
    3. Behavioural analysis of motor and non-motor symptoms in rodent models of Parkinson’s disease - Stephen B. Dunnett & Mariah Lelos
    4. Genetic mouse models of Parkinson’s disease: the state of the art - Marie-Francoise Chesselet & Iddo Magen
    5. Viral vector mediated overexpression of a-synuclein as a progressive model of Parkinson’s disease - Anders Bjorklund, Ayse Ulusoy, Mickael Decressac, Deniz Kirik
    6. Modelling inflammatory pathogenesis of Parkinson's Disease - Malu Tansey & Christopher J. Barnum
    7. The MPTP-lesioned non-human primate models of Parkinson’s disease. Past, present and future - Susan Fox & Jonathan Brotchie
    8. Section II: Exploring PD with brain imaging

    9. Abnormal Metabolic Brain Networks in Parkinson’s Disease: From Blackboard to Bedside - David Eidelberg & Chris C. Tang
    10. Imaging the Nigrostriatal System to Monitor Disease Progression and Treatment-Induced Complications - Jon Stoessl & Renju Kuriakose
    11. Brain imaging after neural transplantation - Paola Piccini & Marios Politis
    12. Imaging non-motor aspects of Parkinson’s disease - David Brooks & Nicola Pavese
    13. Section III: Frontiers in PD treatment

    14. Gene therapy for dopamine replacement - Deniz Kirik & Tomas Björklund, Erik Ahlm Cederfjäll
    15. Neurotrophic Factor Therapy for Parkinson’s disease - Jeffrey Kordower, Rangasamy Suresh Babu, Katherine Soderstrom, Roy A.E. Bakay
    16. Neural grafting in Parkinson’s disease: Problems and possibilities - Patrik Brundin, Roger A Barker and Malin Parmar
    17. Neural grafting in Parkinson´s disease: Unraveling the mechanisms underlying graft-induced dyskinesia - Emma L Lane, Anders Björklund, Stephen B Dunnett, Christian Winkler
    18. Deep Brain Stimulation: State of the Art and Novel Stimulation Targets - Andres Lozano & Francisco A. Ponce
    19. The challenge of Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson´s Disease - Ray Chaudhuri & Per Odin


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