Spread of Tau Protein in Alzheimer's Patients Measured As Disease Progresses

News   May 24, 2017 | Original Story from the Karolinska Institutet

 
Tau Protein Spread in Brains of Alzheimer's Disease Measured

Tau deposits in the brain of a patient with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. The warm colours indicate regions of heavy deposition and the difference in spread between the patient’s first scan (left) and second scan 17 months later (right). Nordberg Group, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden.

 
 
 
 

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