Browsing by Subject "Parkinson’s disease"

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  • Sullivan, Aideen M.; Toulouse, André (InTech, 2011-11)
    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, with an incidence of 1.5 - 2% in the population over 60 years of age, which increases significantly with advancing age (for reviews see de Lau ...
  • Miller, Anne-Marie; Deighan, Brian F.; Downer, Eric; Lyons, Anthony; Henric-Noak, Petra; Nolan, Yvonne M.; Lynch, Marina A. (InTech, 2011-12)
    Neuroinflammation, accompanied by neuronal loss and dysfunction, is a characteristic of neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and Parkinson’s disease (PD). It is well documented that inappropriate ...
  • Toulouse, André; Collins, Grace C.; Sullivan, Aideen M. (Springer-Verlag, 2012)
    The neurotrophin growth/differentiation factor 5 (GDF5) is studied as a potential therapeutic agent for Parkinson's disease as it is believed to play a role in the development and maintenance of the nigrostriatal system. ...
  • Collins, Louise M.; Toulouse, André; Nolan, Yvonne M. (InTech, 2012-02)
  • Collins, Louise M.; Gavin, Aisling M.; Walsh, Sinéad; Sullivan, Aideen M.; Wyatt, Sean L.; O'Keeffe, Gerard W.; Nolan, Yvonne M.; Toulouse, André (Springer, 2014-05)
    We have previously demonstrated that mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatase 1, Mkp1, is expressed in the developing and rat adult substantia nigra and striatum, where it promotes the growth of nigral dopaminergic ...