Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in the 6-hydroxydopamine rat model of Parkinson's disease: effects on sensorimotor gating and motivation

C. Lindemann, J.K. Krauss & K. Schwabe
Objective: Deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) is effectively used to treat motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease (PD). Recently more attention has been paid to behavioral disturbances caused by PD itself and by STN-DBS. In the 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) PD rat model, [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]