Search for dissertations about: "Monika M Hedberg"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Monika M Hedberg.

  1. 1. Beta-amyloid processing and alpha7 neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in Alzheimer s disease-related mouse models : Interactive mechanisms with focus on new drug targets

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Monika M Hedberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Accumulation of beta-amyloid (Abeta), neuronal loss and changes in neurotransmitter systems, in particular the cholinergic system, are consistent features of Alzheimer s disease (AD). Abeta is thought to play a critical role in the pathogenesis of AD and it has therefore become a target of interest as regards a therapeutic approach. READ MORE