Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Animal Models of Parkinson’s Disease Induced by Toxins and Genetic Manipulation

By Shin Hisahara and Shun Shimohama

Submitted: November 5th 2010Reviewed: June 9th 2011Published: February 8th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/19860

Downloaded: 1718

© 2012 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Shin Hisahara and Shun Shimohama (February 8th 2012). Animal Models of Parkinson’s Disease Induced by Toxins and Genetic Manipulation, Mechanisms in Parkinson's Disease - Models and Treatments, Juliana Dushanova, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19860. Available from:

chapter statistics

1718total chapter downloads

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Neuroprotective Effects of Herbal Butanol Extracts from Gynostemma pentaphyllum on the Exposure to Chronic Stress in a 6-Hydroxydopamine- Lesioned Rat Model of Parkinson's Disease Treated with or Without L-DOPA

By Myung Koo Lee, Hyun Sook Choi, Chen Lei, Kwang Hoon Suh, Keon Sung Shin, Seung Hwan Kim, Bang Yeon Hwang and Chong Kil Lee

Related Book

First chapter

Early Marker for the Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease

By Silvia Marino, Pietro Lanzafame, Silvia Guerrera, Rosella Ciurleo and Placido Bramanti

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More About Us