Phosphoproteomic Alzheimer's Study IDs Neurofilaments as Potential Protein Biomarkers | GenomeWeb

By Adam Bonislawski

Using mass spec-based phosphoproteomics, scientists at the National Institutes of Health's Laboratory of Neurochemistry have characterized the neurofibrillary tangles characteristic of Alzheimer's disease, confirming that, in addition to tau protein, these structures contain a number of other components, including neurofilament proteins and vimentin.

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