A study on the association between infectious burden and Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Bu2015ASO,
  title={A study on the association between infectious burden and Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={X-L Bu and X-Q Yao and S-S Jiao and Fan Zeng and Jcr Ray and Yu Xiang and C-R Liang and Q-H . Wang and Xinyu Wang and H-Y Cao and Xu Yi and Bo Deng and C-H Liu and Jun Xu and Lantong Zhang and C-Y Gao and Z-Q Xu and Man Zhang and Lin Wang and X-L Tan and Xue-jun Xu and H-D Zhou and Y-J Wang},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2015},
  volume={22 12},
  pages={
          1519-25
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Previous studies suggested that the overall burden of prior infections contributes to cardiovascular diseases and stroke. In the present study, the association between infectious burden (IB) and Alzheimer's disease (AD) was examined. METHODS Antibody titers to common infectious pathogens including cytomegalovirus (CMV), herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1), Borrelia burgdorferi, Chlamydophila pneumoniae and Helicobacter pylori were measured by enzyme-linked immunosorbent… CONTINUE READING
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