Current and Future Therapies for Alzheimer Disease

Paramita Chakrabarty, Pritam Das, Todd E. Golde

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProtein Misfolding Diseases
Subtitle of host publicationCurrent and Emerging Principles and Therapies
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages64
ISBN (Print)9780471799283
StatePublished - Jul 2 2010


  • APP AND Aβ-specific therapeutic targets - Aβ production by β- and g-secretase cleavage of APP, one of the most pivotal points for therapeutic intervention in AD
  • Alzheimer disease - current and future therapies
  • TAU-specific therapeutic targets - hyperphosphorylated TAU as paired helical filaments (PHFs)
  • Within neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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