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Author Westaway, David, speaker

Title Experimental therapies in Alzheimer's disease : the development and use of mouse models / David Westaway
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (38 min.) : color, sound)
Series Neurodegenerative diseases : fundamentals, research methods, latest advances, 2056-452X
Henry Stewart talks. Biomedical & life sciences collection. Neurodegenerative diseases : fundamentals, research methods, latest advances
Contents Contents: Animal models and AD research -- Role in identifying pathological pathways, biomarkers and candidate therapies -- Design of models and associated technical parameters -- Process of transgenesis -- Developing mouse models for beta-amyloid precursor protein mutations -- TgCRND8 mice -- Transgenic approaches for investigating Tau mutations -- Exploring environmental modifiers of beta-amyloid pathobiology -- Candidate chemical risk-factor for sporadic AD -- Potential of ''smart'' beta-amyloid-directed interventions
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
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Subject Alzheimer Disease.
Disease Models, Animal.
Neurodegenerative Diseases.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Other Titles Experimental therapies in Alzheimer's disease : use of mouse models