Brain choline acetyltransferase and mental function in Alzheimer disease.

@article{Baskin1999BrainCA,
  title={Brain choline acetyltransferase and mental function in Alzheimer disease.},
  author={David S. Baskin and Jeffrey L Browning and F J Pirozzolo and Suzanne J Korporaal and Jonathan Baskin and Stanley H. Appel},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1999},
  volume={56 9},
  pages={1121-3}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether higher brain levels of choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) are associated with improved neuropsychological function in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD). DESIGN Case series with single-blind post hoc analysis of biopsy specimens. SETTING Urban hospital and medical school. PATIENTS A consecutive sample of 8 patients with AD undergoing brain biopsy and surgical implantation of intraventricular pumps for administration of potential chemotherapeutic agents… CONTINUE READING

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