Progressive supranuclear palsy.

K Tawana, David Ramsden

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This review concentrates on the molecular pathology of the protein tau, including its expression in various regions of the brain. The role of post-translational modifications in fibrillogenesis is also discussed, particularly hyperphosphorylation and glycation. However, the initiating event that causes aberrant tau processing remains unclear.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)427-34
Number of pages8
JournalMolecular Pathology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2001


  • neurodegenerative disease
  • progressive supranuclear palsy
  • tau protein filaments
  • oxidative stress


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