All Comments by Hiroshi Mori

  1. A novel pantothenate kinase gene (PANK2) is defective in Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome.
  2. High-dose estradiol improves cognition for women with AD: results of a randomized study.
  3. Nordihydroguaiaretic acid potently breaks down pre-formed Alzheimer's beta-amyloid fibrils in vitro.
  4. NACP, a presynaptic protein, immunoreactivity in Lewy bodies in Parkinson's disease.
  5. Proteolytic fragments of the Alzheimer's disease associated presenilins-1 and -2 are phosphorylated in vivo by distinct cellular mechanisms.
  6. Hemin and related porphyrins inhibit beta-amyloid aggregation.
  7. Apolipoprotein E polymorphism in elderly east Africans.
  8. Slow degradation of aggregates of the Alzheimer's disease amyloid beta-protein by microglial cells.
  9. Analysis of the butyrylcholinesterase gene and nearby chromosome 3 markers in Alzheimer disease.
  10. Appearance of sodium dodecyl sulfate-stable amyloid beta-protein (Abeta) dimer in the cortex during aging.
  11. Transgenic expression of the shortest human tau affects its compartmentalization and its phosphorylation as in the pretangle stage of Alzheimer's disease.
  12. Astrocytes containing amyloid beta-protein (Abeta)-positive granules are associated with Abeta40-positive diffuse plaques in the aged human brain.
  13. Structural analysis of Pick's disease-derived and in vitro-assembled tau filaments.
  14. Cis-acting human ApoE tissue expression element is associated with human pattern of intraneuronal ApoE in transgenic mice.
  15. Isolation and characterization of novel presenilin binding protein.