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Poll Question: Regarding the question of amyloid (i.e. extracellular, fibrillar, congophilic material) per se and its role in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis, I believe that:
Amyloid is the principal pathogenic agent in AD
APP mis/processing (but not amyloid per se) is involved in AD pathogenesis