General Information:

Id: 957 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Parkinson disease
Mus musculus
BTO:0001311 corpus striatum
Reference: Singh K et al.(2010) Nicotine- and caffeine-mediated changes in gene expression patterns of MPTP-lesioned mouse striatum: Implications in neuroprotection mechanism. Chem. Biol. Interact. 185: 81-93 [PMID: 20230807]

Interaction Information:

Comment Nicotine and caffeine pre-treated animals exhibited higher degree of TH-immunoreactivity as compared with MPTP-treated animals.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 5880

drug/chemical compound


decreases_activity of


neuron death

in substantia nigra
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