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Scientists Discover a Rare Genetic Form of Dementia

News   Oct 02, 2020 | Original story from Penn Medicine

 
Scientists Discover a Rare Genetic Form of Dementia

Abnormal neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) -- a buildup of tau protein in parts of the brain -- helped Edward Lee, MD, PhD, an assistant professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and other Penn Medicine scientists uncover this new form of dementia. Credit: Edward Lee

 
 
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