Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease

September 2004 – Vol 6 – No. 3

State of the art

Biology of Parkinson’s disease: pathogenesis and pathophysiology of a multisystem neurodegenerative disorder
Garrett E. Alexander, MD; PhD

Basic research

Postmortem studies in Parkinson’s disease
Andreas Hartmann , MD

Genetics of Parkinson’s disease
Thomas Gasser, MD

Stem cell therapy for Parkinson’s disease
Lars M. Björklund, MD, PhD

Posters & images in neuroscience

Imaging dopamine neurotransmission in Parkinson’s disease: biomarker versus surrogate end point
Robert B. Innis, MD, PhD

Pharmacological aspects

Drug treatment of Parkinson’s disease
Amos D. Korczyn, MD, MSc

Clinical research

Behavioral disturbances in Parkinson’s disease
Karen E. Anderson, MD

Dementia with Lewy bodies
Ian McKeith, MD, FMedSci