Analysis of fetal dopaminergic transplant fiber outgrowth in a neonatal rat model of Parkinson’s disease

M.-C. Pauly, A. Papazoglou, C. Hackl, T. Piroth & G. Nikkhah
Objective: Ventral mesencephalic (VM) grafts of E14 rat embryos, implanted into the striatum (STR) in the 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) medial forebrain bundle (MFB) rat model of Parkinson’s disease (PD) can restore dopamine (DA) in the transplanted area. Ectopic graft placement is necessary due[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]