Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Challenges in Parkinson's Disease

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Academic Editor

Jolanta Dorszewska
Jolanta Dorszewska

Poznan University of Medical Sciences,
Poland

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Wojciech Kozubski
Wojciech Kozubski

Poznań University of Medical Sciences

Published24 August 2016

Doi10.5772/61880

ISBN978-953-51-2464-1

Print ISBN978-953-51-2463-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-7291-8

Copyright year2016

Number of pages400

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Table of Contents

Open access  chapters

2. Genetics of Parkinson’s Disease: The Role of Copy Number Variations

By Valentina La Cognata, Velia D’Agata, Francesca Cavalcanti and Sebastiano Cavallaro

1,902
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4. Inflammation: Role in Parkinson's Disease and Target for Therapy

By Patrick Flood, Naik Arbabzada and Monika Sharma

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6. Is Chronic Systemic Inflammation a Determinant Factor in Developing Parkinson’s Disease?

By Perla Ugalde-Muñiz, Jesús Pérez-H and Anahí Chavarría

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9. Brain Network Metabolic Changes in Patients with Parkinsonian Tremors

By Hideo Mure, David Eidelberg and Satoshi Goto

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10. Animal Models of Parkinson’s Disease

By Javier Blesa, Ines Trigo‐Damas, Ana Quiroga‐Varela and Natalia Lopez‐Gonzalez del Rey

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11. Understanding Pathophysiology of Sporadic Parkinson's Disease in Drosophila Model: Potential Opportunities and Notable Limitations

By Priyanka Modi, Ayajuddin Mohamad, Limamanen Phom, Zevelou Koza, Abhik Das, Rahul Chaurasia, Saikat Samadder, Bovito Achumi, Muralidhara, Rajesh Singh Pukhrambam and Sarat Chandra Yenisetti

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12. Pharmacotherapeutic Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease Inpatients

By Unax Lertxundi, Rafael Hernández, Saioa Domingo-Echaburu, Javier Peral-Aguirregoitia and Juan Medrano

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1,388
14. Cell-Based Therapies for Parkinson’s Disease: Preclinical and Clinical Perspectives

By Andrea R. Di Sebastiano, Michael D. Staudt, Simon M. Benoit, Hu Xu, Matthew O. Hebb and Susanne Schmid

1,551
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16. Surgical Therapy of Parkinson's Disease

By Massimo Piacentino, Giacomo Beggio and Lorenzo Volpin

1,597
17. Neuro-Ophthalmologic Evaluation as a Biomarker for Diagnosis and Progression in Parkinson Disease

By María Satue, Vicente Polo, Sofía Otin, Jose M. Larrosa, Javier Obis and Elena Garcia-Martin

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19. The Role of Nurses in Parkinson's Disease

By Michelle Hyczy de Siqueira Tosin and Beatriz Guitton Renaud Baptista de Oliveira

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