Animal models and degenerative disorders of the human brain

Lee J. Martin, Carlos Portera-Cailliau, Stephen D. Ginsberg, Nael A. Al-Abdulla

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Millions of people suffer from degenerative neurological disorders for which there are no cures, or treatments to limit neuronal damage. Animal models provide the only means of studying the characteristics and mechanisms of neuronal death in vivo, and of developing potential therapeutics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-25
Number of pages8
JournalLab Animal
Volume27
Issue number10
StatePublished - Nov 1 1998

    Fingerprint

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • veterinary(all)

Cite this

Martin, L. J., Portera-Cailliau, C., Ginsberg, S. D., & Al-Abdulla, N. A. (1998). Animal models and degenerative disorders of the human brain. Lab Animal, 27(10), 18-25.