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Living with Dementia

Beta Amyloid Protein

Alzheimer’s Markers Seen Way Before Symptoms

Beta amyloid protein measurements may begin to show abnormalities more than 2 decades before overt symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease appear, researchers said.

Imaging and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analyses of patients with a powerful genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s disease showed that AB42 (a form of beta amyloid protein with 42 amino acids) levels began to… Alzheimer’s Markers Seen Way Before Symptoms   


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