Contact: Christopher Thomas
NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
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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