Microscopic analysis of the different regions of three Alzheimer brains aged 93, 94, and 104 years old
Publication in refereed journal


Times Cited
Web of Science3WOS source URL (as at 14/07/2020) Click here for the latest count
Altmetrics Information
.

Other information
AbstractThe brains of three Alzheimer patients aged 93, 94, and 104 years old were analyzed. Although cell death was apparent in different cortices, the prefrontal cortex and the Broca's appeared to be hit hardest. The different CA areas of the hippocampal formation all displayed equivalent degrees of cell death but the entorhinal areas showed the most severe degree of cell degeneration. Both apoptosis and necrosis wereobserved in the different cerebral regions ofthese very old patients, asexpected.
All Author(s) ListZhu YH, Xu J, Kwong WH, Wai SM, Lam WP, Yew DT
Journal nameInternational Journal of Neuroscience
Year2007
Month10
Day1
Volume Number117
Issue Number10
PublisherTAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
Pages1403 - 1413
ISSN0020-7454
eISSN1563-5279
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
KeywordsAlzheimer; apoptosis; Broca; entorhinal; necrosis; prefrontal; very old
Web of Science Subject CategoriesNeurosciences; NEUROSCIENCES; Neurosciences & Neurology

Last updated on 2020-15-07 at 01:20