Vitamin B12-induced reduction of platelet monoamine oxidase activity in patients with dementia and pernicious anaemia


Platelet monoamine oxidase (MAO) activity has previously been shown to be increased in patients with senile dementia of Alzheimer type (SDAT) and in patients with megaloblastic anaemia. Moreover, low serum B12 levels were found to be 4–5 times more frequent in SDAT compared with an unselected population of similar age. In the present investigation, platelet… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02189542

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