Experimental destruction of substantia nigra initiated by Parkinson disease immunoglobulins Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Immunotherapy
  • Neuroimmunomodulation
  • Parkinson Disease
  • T-Lymphocytes, Regulatory

abstract

  • Our data suggest that PD IgG can initiate a relatively specific inflammatory destruction of SN pars compacta neurons in vivo and demonstrate the potential relevance of immune mechanisms in PD.

publication date

  • August 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archneur.55.8.1075

PubMed ID

  • 9708957

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1075

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 55

number

  • 8