2006

Restorative Therapies in Parkinson's Disease

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ISBN: 978-0-387-29984-6 (Print) 978-0-387-32823-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxi

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    Pages 1-11

    Restorative Therapies for Parkinson's Disease: Current Status and Future Perspectives

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    Pages 12-49

    Restorative Therapies for Parkinson's Disease: Ethical Issues

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    Pages 50-64

    Evolution of Parkinson's Disease and Treatment Requirements: What New Treatments are Needed and the Role of Striatal Grafting

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    Pages 65-77

    Clinical Trial Design Issues

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    Pages 78-92

    Lessons Learned From Early Clinical Neural Grafting in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 93-118

    Fetal Nigral Transplantation as a Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 119-130

    Imaging of the Parkinsonian Brain in Relation to Restorative Therapy

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    Pages 131-165

    Important Aspects of Surgical Methodology for Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 166-183

    Histopathological and Clinical Criteria for Analyzing Transplanted Human Dopamine Cells in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 184-224

    Dyskinesias and Neural Grafting in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 225-243

    Porcine Neural Xenotransplantation: Current Status

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    Pages 244-268

    Adult-Derived Stem Cells for Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 269-284

    Embryonic Stem Cells for Grafting in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 285-296

    Genetically Modified Cells as a Source for Grafting in Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 297-316

    Delivery of GDNF for Parkinson's Disease: Transition of a Neuroprotective Treatment Strategy From Basic Sciences to Clinical Application

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    Pages 317-344

    In Vivo Gene Therapy as a Potential Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 345-365