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Category:Alzheimers disease
Abbrev AD  +
Created 4 April 2006  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Curator BIRN OTF +
DefiningCitation Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1049-57  +
Definition A neurodegenerative disease resulting in t A neurodegenerative disease resulting in the insidious onset of dementia. Impairment of memory, judgement, attention span, and problem solving skills are followed by severe APRAXIAS and a global loss of cognitive abilities. The condition primarily occurs after age 60, and is marked pathologically by severe cortical atrophy and the triad of SENILE PLAQUES; NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES; and NEUROPIL THREADS. (adapted from MSH) ; and NEUROPIL THREADS. (adapted from MSH)
DefinitionSource Http:// annotation properties.owl +
Has role Tauopathy +
Id birnlex_2092  +
Label Alzheimers disease  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 20 December 2010 07:36:29  +
ModifiedDate 20 December 2010  +
SuperCategory Neurodegenerative disease  +
Synonym Alzheimer Dementia  +, Alzheimer  +, Alzheimer's  +, Alzheimer Type Dementia  +, Alzheimer Disease  +, Alzheimer's Disease  +, Alzheimer Type Senile Dementia  +, Alzheimer Senile Dementia  +, Alzheimers  +
Umlscui C0002395  +
Categories Neurodegenerative disease
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Resource:AD Clinical Trials Database +, Resource:Aging Cell Repository +, Resource:Albert Einstein College of Medicine Department of Pathology +, Resource:Alzheimer Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia Mutation Database +, Resource:Alzheimer Research Forum +, Resource:Alzheimer Society of Ireland +, Resource:Alzheimers Association International Research Grant Program +, Resource:Alzheimers Disease Cooperative Study +, Resource:Alzheimers Disease Education and Referral Center +, Resource:Alzheimers Disease International +, Resource:Alzheimers Disease Research Center +, Resource:Alzheimers Foundation of America +, Resource:Alzheimers and Dementia Resource Center +, Resource:American Federation for Aging Research +, Resource:American Institute of Stress +, Resource:BRAINnet-Brain Research And Integrative Neuroscience Network +, Resource:Biobank of Hospital Clinic - IDIBAPS +, Resource:Biomedical Informatics Research Network +, Resource:Blueprint Neurotherapeutics Network +, Resource:Boston University Alzheimers Disease Center +, Keywords
TgN(APPSWE)2576 + RelatedTo
Banner Alzheimers Institute; Arizona; USA +, Banner Sun Health Research Institute +, Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health; Nevada; USA +, Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. +, NCIRE +, National Institute on Aging +, Resource:ADNI - Alzheimers Disease Neuroimaging Initiative +, Resource:AETIONOMY +, Resource:Ablynx +, Resource:Accelerating Medicines Partnership - Alzheimers +, Resource:AddNeuroMed +, Resource:AgedBrainSYSBIO +, Resource:Aging Cell Repository +, Resource:AlzProtect +, Resource:AlzSWAN Knowledge Base +, Resource:Alzheimer Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia Mutation Database +, Resource:Alzheimer Europe +, Resource:Alzheimer Research Forum +, Resource:Alzheimer Society of Canada +, Resource:Alzheimers Association Research Roundtable +, Related disease


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