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Contact: Dr. C. Justin Lee
Korea Institute of Science and Technology

Movie for KIST Alzheimer's Disease

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Caption: This is a movie showing how the reactive astrocytes in the brains of Alzheimer's disease model produce the inhibitory transmitter GABA by the enzyme MAO-B and release GABA through the Bestrophin-1 channel to suppress normal information flow during synaptic transmission.

Credit: ŠKIST

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