Bilateral human fetal striatal transplantation in Huntington's disease.
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Neurology, ISSN: 0028-3878, Vol: 58, Issue: 5, Page: 687-95
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- Medicine; Adult; Animals; Brain Tissue Transplantation; Corpus Striatum; Female; Fetal Tissue Transplantation; Humans; Huntington Disease; Male; Middle Aged; Motor Activity; Neuropsychological Tests; Stereotaxic Techniques; Tomography; Emission-Computed; Treatment Outcome; Psychology
Transplanted striatal cells have been demonstrated to survive, grow, establish afferent and efferent connections, and improve behavioral signs in animal models of Huntington's disease (HD).