Amyloid plaques

The beta-amyloid protein involved in Alzheimerís comes in several different molecular forms that collect between neurons. It is formed from the breakdown of a larger protein, called amyloid precursor protein. One form, beta-amyloid 42, is thought to be especially toxic. In the Alzheimerís brain, abnormal levels ...1

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Causes List for Amyloid plaques

Possible causes of Amyloid plaques (or similar symptoms) may include:2

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References

  1. Source: NIA (NIH): nia.nih.gov/ health/ what-happens-brain-alzheimers-disease
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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