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In vivo assessment of brainstem depigmentation in Parkinson’s: potential as severity marker for multi-centre studies (2016)
Journal Article
Schwarz, S. T., Xing, Y., Tomar, P., Bajaj, N., & Auer, D. P. (in press). In vivo assessment of brainstem depigmentation in Parkinson’s: potential as severity marker for multi-centre studies. Radiology, doi:10.1148/radiol.2016160662

Purpose: To investigate the pattern of neuromelanin signal intensity loss within the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc), locus coeruleus, and ventral tegmental area in Parkinson disease (PD); the specific aims were (a) to study regional magnetic... Read More