06 November 1998
Vol 282, Issue 5391

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COVER Coronal magnetic resonance image of the brain of an Alzheimer's disease patient. Accurate realignment and subtraction of two scans of this patient taken 1 year apart reveal substantial widespread cerebral loss, indicated by the red overlay. This graphically enhanced image is related to the special section on Neurodegeneration, which begins on p. 1071. [Image: W. R. Crum, N. C. Fox, M. N. Rossor, Dementia Research Group, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, U.K.]