Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease
Article first published online: 12 NOV 2008
Volume 21, Issue 11, pages 1199–1202, November 1997
How to Cite
Fink, J. S. (1997), Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease. Artificial Organs, 21: 1199–1202. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1594.1997.tb00475.x
- Issue published online: 12 NOV 2008
- Article first published online: 12 NOV 2008
- Received July 1997.
- Parkinson's Disease;
- porcine cells;
- fetal cells
Abstract: The modification of nervous system function by cell replacement and the introduction of heterologous genes are being developed as possible therapeutic approaches in degenerative diseases of the nervous system. The use of cellular transplantation in the nervous systemof patients with neurodegenerative diseases will be reviewed with an emphasis on Parkinson's disease.