Tau, not amyloid-beta, triggers neuronal death process in Alzheimer’s – PsyPost

“New research points to tau, not amyloid-beta (Abeta) plaque, as the seminal event that spurs neuron death in disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease. The finding, which dramatically alters the prevailing theory of Alzheimer’s development, also explains why some people with plaque build-up in their brains don’t have dementia.”

Source: www.psypost.org

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