Tau aggregation into fibrillar polymers: Taupathies

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Abstract

Different neurological disorders, known as taupathies have been recently described. In these disorders it has been suggested that modifications in the microtubule-associated protein tau could cause neural degeneration in specific regions. Although these regions are different in the different taupathies, some common features appear to occur in all of them: abnormal hyperphosphorylation of tau and aberrant tau aggregation. These two features are commented upon in this review. Copyright (C) 2000 Federation of European Biochemical Societies.

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Avila, J. (2000, June 30). Tau aggregation into fibrillar polymers: Taupathies. FEBS Letters. Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0014-5793(00)01676-8

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