corticobasal

corticobasal

(kŏr″tĭ-kō-bāz′ăl)
Concerning the cerebral cortex and the basal ganglia.
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Diagnostic criteria for corticobasal syndrome: a comparative study.
Abnormal accumulation of altered tau protein is a leading indicator in a variety of neurodegenerative conditions including Alzheimer's Disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Corticobasal Degeneration.
Ossenkoppele and his associates pooled data from 29 cohorts involving 1,897 participants with clinical diagnoses of Alzheimer's disease (1,359 patients), frontotemporal dementia (288), dementia with Lewy bodies (51), vascular dementia (138), and corticobasal syndrome (61), as well as 1,849 healthy control subjects.
The syndrome of cortical visual impairment and posterior atrophy can also be caused by other diseases such as dementia with Lewy bodies and corticobasal degeneration.
About CurePSP CurePSP is the foremost nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of devastating Prime of Life neurodegenerative diseases including progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) and corticobasal degeneration (CBD); funding research toward treatment, cure, and prevention; educating healthcare professionals; and providing support, information, and hope for those afflicted and their families.
CurePSP's mission is to increase awareness of progressive supranuclear palsy, corticobasal degeneration, and related brain diseases; fund research toward cure and prevention; educate healthcare professionals; and provide support, information, and hope for affected persons and their families.
Most importantly, Hutton says researchers now have a mouse model to test therapies aimed specifically at other dementias characterized by tangles alone such as FTD, Pick's disease, progressive supranuclear palsy and corticobasal degeneration.
The methods covered in Intellect's new patent applications potentially may be applied to numerous proteinopathies, such as Alzheimer's disease, Pick's disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal Degeneration, Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration, Creutzfeldt-Jakob diseases, Multiple System Atrophy, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Type II diabetes Mellitus, among others.
LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF DRUGS USED TO TREAT CORTICOBASAL
This study contributes to the areas of market growth in treatments for Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body dementia, Pick's disease, Huntington's disease, corticobasal ganglionic degeneration, Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, progressive supranuclear palsy and Hallervorden-Spatz disease.
CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE STUDY AND FOR WHOM This study contributes to the areas of market growth in treatments for Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body dementia, Pick's disease, Huntington's disease, corticobasal ganglionic degeneration, Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, progressive supranuclear palsy and Hallervorden-Spatz disease.