amyloid beta-peptide


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amyloid beta-peptide

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amyloid beta-protein

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BAN2401 is a humanized monoclonal antibody which selectively recognizes amyloid beta-peptide protofibrils, a form of soluble aggregate of amyloid beta-peptide believed to play a key role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
2]Pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and amyloid beta-peptide protofibrils
Accumulation of amyloid beta-peptide in the brain is believed to play a key role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Neurologic Diseases at Harvard Medical School, and as an assistant professor for neurology at Harvard, made major discoveries that provided an understanding of how amyloid beta-peptide, the key component of amyloid plaques in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease, is generated at the molecular and cellular level.