Alzheimer’s Development May Be Impacted by Abnormal Brain Protein, Other Disease Processes

Alzheimer’s Development May Be Impacted by Abnormal Brain Protein, Other Disease Processes
According to a new study, people who have brain deposits of another faulty protein called TDP-43, in addition to amyloid-beta and tau aggregates, have a much higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease than those having only plaques and tangles. The study, “TDP-43 stage, mixed pathologies, and clinical Alzheimer’s-type dementia,” published in the journal Brain, highlights

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