New animal model for Parkinson's disease (PD)

Developed by: Fundació Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron - Institut de Recerca

Description

The technology developed is a new “humanized” model of genetically-modified rodents (both rats and mice) that recapitulate some of the main features of PD, including progressive, age-dependent degeneration of PD-vulnerable neuronal populations, intracytoplasmic inclusion formation and motor impairment.

Stage of development: TRL 3experimental proof of concept.  

IP: PCT application.

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