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Abeta catabolism

Edited by Elizabeth Eckman

This series of articles, published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy, has not been sponsored. All articles have undergone the journal’s standard peer review process overseen by the Series Editor, with final decisions made by the Editors in Chief. The Series Editor and Editors in Chief declare no competing interests.

  1. Review

    Autophagic/lysosomal dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease

    Autophagy serves as the sole catabolic mechanism for degrading organelles and protein aggregates. Increasing evidence implicates autophagic dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other neurodegenerative d...

    Miranda E Orr and Salvatore Oddo

    Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2013 5:53

    Published on: 29 October 2013

  2. Review

    Evidence for impaired amyloid β clearance in Alzheimer's disease

    Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a common neurodegenerative disease characterized by the accumulation of extracellular plaques and intracellular tangles. Recent studies support the hypothesis that the accumulation ...

    Kristin R Wildsmith, Monica Holley, Julie C Savage, Rebecca Skerrett and Gary E Landreth

    Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2013 5:33

    Published on: 12 July 2013