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Published: 03 May 2007

488 Pages | numerous halftones; 12pp colour plates; numerous figures/tables


ISBN: 9780198566618

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Neurobiology of Alzheimer's Disease

Third Edition

Edited by David Dawbarn and Shelley J. Allen

Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology Series

  • Covers all major aspects of the disease from basic science to clinical diagnosis and therapy
  • Written to be accessible and useful to a broad readership of students, researchers, clinicians,and the pharmaceutical industry
  • Includes an in-depth analysis of major genes involved in familial Alzheimer's disease; also includes appendices detailing proteins involved, sequences, mutations and known structures
  • Therapeutics and the underlying molecular processes of pathogenesis are emphasized

New to this Edition:

  • Includes 3 new extra chapters
  • Features 13 new contributors, bringing a fresh perspective
  • Includes four totally new topics: inflammation, NGF and the cholinergic system, protein misfolding and amyloid based therapies

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