Abnormal cortical synaptic plasticity in primary motor area in progressive supranuclear palsy

Antonella Conte, Daniele Belvisi, Matteo Bologna, Donatella Ottaviani, Giovanni Fabbrini, Carlo Colosimo, David Williams, Alfredo Berardelli

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We studied M1 plasticity in 15 PSP patients and 15 age-matched healthy subjects. We used intermittent theta-burst stimulation (iTBS) to investigate long-term potentiation (LTP) and continuous TBS (cTBS) to investigate long-term depression (LTD)?like cortical plasticity in M1.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)693 - 700
Number of pages8
JournalCerebral Cortex
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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