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Increased functional connectivity of thalamic subdivisions in patients with Parkinson's disease

Owens-Walton, Conor; Jakabek, David; Power, Brian; Walterfang, Mark; Velakoulis, Dennis; van Westen, Danielle; Looi, Jeffrey; Shaw, Marnie; Hansson, Oskar


Parkinson's disease (PD) affects 2-3% of the population over the age of 65 with loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra impacting the functioning of basal ganglia-thalamocortical circuits. The precise role played by the thalamus is unknown, despite its critical role in the functioning of the cerebral cortex, and the abnormal neuronal activity of the structure in PD. Our objective was to more clearly elucidate how functional connectivity and morphology of the thalamus are impacted...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019-09-04
Type: Journal article
Source: PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0222002
Access Rights: Open Access


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