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A dopaminergic neurotoxic compound which produces irreversible clinical, chemical, and pathological alterations that mimic those found in Parkinson disease.

Year introduced: 1990

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Tree Number(s): D03.383.725.450

MeSH Unique ID: D015632

Registry Number: 9P21XSP91P

Entry Terms:

  • MPTP
  • N-Methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine

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