Parkinson Stuttgart

Schlagwort: Alzheimer

How Alzheimer’s Spreads Through the Brain

Alzheimer’s disease is caused by the build-up of two abnormal proteins, beta-amyloid and tau. Tau is particularly important because it causes neurons and their connections to die, preventing brain regions from communicating with… (weiter lesen)

Specks in the brain attract Alzheimer’s plaque-forming protein

Globs of an inflammation protein beckon an Alzheimer’s protein and cause it to accumulate in the brain, a study in mice finds. The results, described in the Dec. 21/28 Nature, add new details… (weiter lesen)