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NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Next-Generation Rat Model of Alzheimer's Disease

Caption: Beta-amyloid molecules (green) surround dying neurons (red) in the brains of a new rat model of Alzheimer's disease.

Credit: Courtesy of Town lab, Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine.

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