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In a brain ravaged by Alzheimer’s, microtubules, which are crucial to cell communication, disintegrate as tau proteins (blue) form tangles and amyloid proteins (green) form plaques.

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from Fox News

Tau protein, not plaque, may cause Alzheimer’s, study says

Tau protein, not plaque, may cause Alzheimer’s, study says | Fox News

from BBC News

Alzheimer's brain scan detects tau protein

Pioneering brain imaging that can detect the build-up of destructive proteins linked to Alzheimer's has been developed by Japanese scientists: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24142691

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from CBS News

New scan may diagnose Alzheimer's as brain changes occur

Tau protein tangles that form in Alzheimer's disease are shown in this image provided by Dr. Makoto Higuchi of the National Institute of Rad...

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