Choroid plexus, aging of the brain, and Alzheimer's disease.

  title={Choroid plexus, aging of the brain, and Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={Jean-Marie S{\'e}rot and M V B{\'e}n{\'e} and Gilbert Charles Faure},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library},
Choroid plexus tissues are intraventricular structures composed of villi covered by a single layer of ciliated, cuboid epithelium. The plexuses secrete cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), synthesize numerous molecules, carry nutrients from the blood to CSF, reabsorb brain metabolism by-products and participate in brain immunosurveillance. During ageing, atrophy of… CONTINUE READING