- Alterations in the cholinergic system after frontal cortical infarction in rat brain: pharmacological magnetic resonance imaging of muscarinic receptor responsiveness and stereological analysis of cholinergic forebrain neuronsErik I Hoff
Department of Neurology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Oxfordlaan 10, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Neurobiol Dis 43:625-34. 2011..In contrast, cholinergic cell number remained unchanged. These results demonstrate that cholinergic receptor responsiveness may be significantly altered following cerebral infarction, while projecting cholinergic cells are preserved...
- Pharmacological magnetic resonance imaging of muscarinic acetylcholine receptor activation in rat brainErik I Hoff
Department of Neurology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Oxfordlaan 10, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Neuropharmacology 58:1252-7. 2010..Our study demonstrates that phMRI of mAChR stimulation in rats allows functional assessment of the cholinergic system in vivo...