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Possible Contribution of the Basal Ganglia Brainstem System to the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease

By Kaoru Takakusaki, Kazuhiro Obara and Toshikatsu Okumura

Submitted: November 18th 2010Reviewed: July 14th 2011Published: October 12th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/22341

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Kaoru Takakusaki, Kazuhiro Obara and Toshikatsu Okumura (October 12th 2011). Possible Contribution of the Basal Ganglia Brainstem System to the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease, Etiology and Pathophysiology of Parkinson's Disease Abdul Qayyum Rana, Md, Frcpc, Frcp (hon), IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/22341. Available from:

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