Microglia as Dynamic and Essential Components of the Amyloid Hypothesis

Sam Gandy, Frank L. Heppner

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Abstract

In this issue of Neuron, Griciuc etal. (2013) investigate the Alzheimer@s disease risk gene, CD33. AD brains have increased CD33 and CD33-positive microglia. Mice lacking CD33 have less AD pathology suggesting a role of microglia for Aβ clearance and development of future therapies

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)575-577
Number of pages3
JournalNeuron
Volume78
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 22 May 2013
Externally publishedYes

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