Reappraisal of the fine structure of Alzheimer's neurofibrillary tangles

@article{Yagishita1981ReappraisalOT,
  title={Reappraisal of the fine structure of Alzheimer's neurofibrillary tangles},
  author={Saburo Yagishita and Yoji Itoh and Wang Nan and Naoji Amano},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={1981},
  volume={54},
  pages={239-246}
}
Alzheimer's neurofibrillary tangles were studied by electron microscopy. The study includes four cases of Alzheimer's disease, two cases of atypical senile dementia, and one case of progressive supranuclear palsy. In Alzheimer's disease the tangles were composed of either straight filaments or paired helical filaments. In progressive supranuclear palsy the… CONTINUE READING