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Kent State researchers help find pathologic hallmarks of Alzheimer's in aged chimpanzee brains


August 1, 2017

Humans are considered uniquely susceptible to Alzheimer's disease, potentially due to genetic differences, changes in brain structure and function during evolution, and an increased life span. However, a new study published Aug. 1 in Neurobiology of Aging provides the most extensive evidence of Alzheimer's disease brain pathology in a nonhuman primate species to date. Full Story

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