Category Archives: amyloid-beta plaque

Researchers identify amyloid formation link between Alzheimer’s disease and T2 diabetes.


The pathological process amyloidosis, in which misfolded proteins, amyloids, form insoluble fibril deposits, occurs in many diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, little is known about whether different forms of amyloid proteins interact or how amyloid formation begins in vivo. A new study from researchers at the Uppsala University has found evidence that amyloid from the

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