Human APP gene expression in nerve cells of Drosophila melanogaster causes alteration of synaptoptagmin 1 mRNA level

19 Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative diseases of advanced age, is charac terized by progressive impairment of memory and cognitive functions. The accumulation of τ protein and β amyloid (Аβ) aggregates in the brain of patients is a generally accepted marker of AD. However, this cannot comprehensively explain the dysfunction of… CONTINUE READING