Relevant conflicts of interest/financial disclosures: Maja Kojovic has received honoraria for conference travel from EFNS, Movement Disorders Society, Guarantors of Brain, Ipsen, and UCB; Grants from EFNS Scientific Fellowship Grant 2009 and a Lady Astor PhD Grant; and is employed by the Department of Neurology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Antonio Caronni is employed by the Department of Human Physiology, University of Milan, Italy. Matteo Bologna has received an ENS Fellowship Grant 2009 and is employed by the “Sapienza” University of Rome, Italy. John C. Rothwell has received honoraria for conference travel and meetings from the Movement Disorders Society, grants from the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, Tourette Syndrome Association, and the FP7 Collaborative Project (222918 and 223524), and is employed by University College London. Kailash P. Bhatia is a member of the Movement Disorders Society Scientific Advisory Board, has received honoraria from GSK, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Ipsen, Merz, and Orion pharmaceutical companies and grants from the Wellcome Trust and an MRC award (ref. WT089698), and a Halley Stewart Trust grant through the Dystonia Society UK, and is employed by University College London. Mark J. Edwards has received honoraria from Teva Pharmaceuticals and Orio, an NIHR Clinician Scientist Grant, is employed by University College London, and has received royalties from Oxford University Press for Oxford Specialist Handbook of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders.
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Volume 26, Issue 7, pages 1282–1289, June 2011
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Kojovic, M., Caronni, A., Bologna, M., Rothwell, J. C., Bhatia, K. P. and Edwards, M. J. (2011), Botulinum toxin injections reduce associative plasticity in patients with primary dystonia. Mov. Disord., 26: 1282–1289. doi: 10.1002/mds.23681
This work was undertaken at UCLH/UCL, which received a proportion of funding from the Department of Health's NIHR Biomedical Research Centres funding scheme.
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- Issue online: 20 JUN 2011
- Version of Record online: 5 APR 2011
- Manuscript Accepted: 24 JAN 2011
- Manuscript Revised: 27 DEC 2010
- Manuscript Received: 23 NOV 2010