Substantia nigra integrity correlates with sequential working memory in Parkinson’s disease

Substantia nigra integrity correlates with sequential working memory in Parkinson’s disease
J Neurosci. 2021 Jun 4:JN-RM-0242-21. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0242-21.2021. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTMaintaining and manipulating sequences online is essential for daily activities such as scheduling a day. In Parkinson's disease (PD), sequential working memory deficits have been associated with altered regional activation and functional connectivity in the basal ganglia. This study demonstrates that the substantia nigra (SN) integrity correlated with basal ganglia ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-06-08By Wenyue Liu