Mesial temporal astrocyte tau pathology in the MRC-CFAS ageing brain cohort

G Lace, P G Ince, C Brayne, G M Savva, F E Matthews, R de Silva, J E Simpson, S B Wharton

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Glial tau pathology is seen in certain tauopathies and in ageing. We determined its frequency in ageing mesial temporal lobe and its relationship to other tau pathologies in the MRC-CFAS population-representative neuropathology cohort.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-24
Number of pages10
JournalDementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Aging
  • Apolipoproteins E
  • Astrocytes
  • Brain
  • Brain Chemistry
  • Cadaver
  • Cell Shape
  • Cohort Studies
  • Disease Progression
  • Female
  • Genotype
  • Hippocampus
  • Humans
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Male
  • Neuroglia
  • Oligodendroglia
  • Silver Staining
  • tau Proteins

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