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Amylin

A second amyloid may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease, UC Davis researchers find

A protein secreted with insulin travels through the bloodstream and accumulates in the brains of individuals with type 2 diabetes and dementia, in the same manner as the amyloid beta Αβ plaques that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease, a study by researchers with the UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center has found.

The study is… A second amyloid may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease, UC Davis researchers find   



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cerebral blood vessels1 - beta amyloid protein1 - risk for dementia1 - berrios2 - coronary artery1 - exercise2 - psychiatric status rating scales1 - guv membrane1 - hyperlipidemia1 - reversible dementia syndrome1 - resveratrol1 - cortical atrophy1 - treatment of alzheimer's disease1 - amyloid β1 - language impairment1 - merck1 - carus1 - arteriosclerosis2 - dementia incident1 - creutzfeldt-jakob disease5 - alzheimer's experience1 - video game1 - dementia cases2 - protective effect1 - terminal cognitive failure1 - autism spectrum1 - huntington’s disease2 - protein tau2 - hypertensive1 - phosphorylated alpha-synuclein1 -