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Decreased Clearance of CNS β-Amyloid in Alzheimer’s Disease

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Science  24 Dec 2010:
Vol. 330, Issue 6012, pp. 1774
DOI: 10.1126/science.1197623

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  • A Genetic Exploration of Alzheimer's Disease

    In their Brevia "Decreased clearance of CNS β-amyloid in Alzheimer's disease" (24 December 2010, p. 1774, published online 9 December 2010), K. G. Mawuenyega et al. present compelling evidence through use of stable isotope–labeling technology that clearance of soluble β-amyloid from the central nervous system (CNS) is reduced in Alzheimer's disease (AD). Further analysis of their data may also reveal important informat...

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