Effects of time and cholinesterase inhibitor treatment on multiple cerebrospinal fluid parameters in Alzheimer's disease.

Development of neuropathology in Alzheimer's disease (AD) cannot be studied directly in living patients. Therefore, concentrations in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of the proteins tau, A beta 42, alpha 1-ACT, apoE and other molecules have been analyzed to elucidate their possible role in degeneration and as biomarkers of the disease. To date, however, studies… CONTINUE READING