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Image Showing Super-agers' Alzheimer's-resistant Brains Wins Prize

News   Jul 16, 2020 | Original story from the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

 
Image Showing Super-agers' Alzheimer's-resistant Brains Wins Prize

Tau (blue) and amyloid (orange) distribution patterns for super-agers, normal-agers and MCI patients, when compared to a group of younger, healthy, cognitively normal, amyloid-negative individuals. Brain projections are depicted at an uncorrected significance level of p < .0001. Color bars represent the respective t-statistic. Credit: Merle C. Hoenig, Institute for Neuroscience and Medicine II - Molecular Organization of the Brain, Research Center Juelich, Juelich, Germany, and Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany.

 
 
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