Search for dissertations about: "squirrel monkey"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words squirrel monkey.
University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neuroscience
Abstract : We have used mouse and non-human primate models of Parkinson's Disease to analyze neuronal dysfunction, death and repair in the mammalian brain, utilizing the neurotoxin 1-methyl-4-phenyl1,2,3,6- tetrahydropyridine (MPTP). In a series of experiments we assessed the effects of diethyIdithiocarbamate (DDC) on MPTP toxicity, analyzing striatal and midbrain dopamine levels as well as neuronal loss. READ MORE