Senile Plaques

Known as: amyloid plaques, Neuritic Plaque, Braindruse 
Senile plaques are extracellular deposits of amyloid in the gray matter of the brain. [HPO:sdoelken]
National Institutes of Health

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1936-2017
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2017
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2017
Neuroinflammatory response is primarily a protective mechanism in the brain. However, excessive and chronic inflammatory… (More)
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2017
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2017
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia and one of the most important causes of morbidity and mortality… (More)
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2017
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2017
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the primary cause of age-related dementia. Effective strategies to prevent and treat AD remain… (More)
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2017
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2017
Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects an estimated 44 million individuals worldwide, yet no therapeutic intervention is available to… (More)
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2017
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2017
Tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α) inhibitors have long been used as disease-modifying agents in immune disorders. Recently… (More)
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2017
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2017
Amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) in the brain are the neuropathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease (AD… (More)
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2017
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2017
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative condition characterized by the formation of amyloid-β plaques, aggregated and… (More)
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2006
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2006
Microglia are the immune cells of the brain. Here we show a massive infiltration of highly ramified and elongated microglia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Concentrations of copper (Cu), iron (Fe) and zinc (Zn) were measured in the rims and cores of senile plaques (SP) and in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We studied the accumulation of neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) and senile plaques (SPs) in 10 Alzheimer's disease patients who had… (More)
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