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METALS IN MEDICINE AND THE ENVIRONMENT-Aluminum and Alzheimer’s Disease

METALS IN MEDICINE AND THE ENVIRONMENT-Aluminum and Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by a build up of extracellular neural plaque and intracellular neurofibrillary tangles in the noeocortex and hippocampus (responsible for short-term and spatial memory), resulting in decreased cognitive … Continue reading

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