• Circuit model may explain how deep brain stimulation treats Parkinson's disease symptoms

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    Stimulation of subthalamic nucleus interrupts a cycle of runaway beta-frequency rhythms and restores ability of interneurons to regulate rhythms in the brain's striatum, improving movement, study suggests.
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  • New model provides a deep physiology-based explanation of how deep brain stimulation works

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    People with Parkinson's disease and their doctors confront many unknowns, including the answer to exactly how deep brain stimulation relieves some of the motor symptoms patients experience.
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