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  1. Content type: Research

    A hexanucleotide repeat expansion (HRE) within the chromosome 9 open reading frame 72 (C9orf72) gene is the most prevalent cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/fronto-temporal dementia (ALS/FTD). Current eviden...

    Authors: Matthew P. Shaw, Adrian Higginbottom, Alexander McGown, Lydia M. Castelli, Evlyn James, Guillaume M. Hautbergue, Pamela J. Shaw and Tennore M. Ramesh

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:125

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  2. Content type: Review

    Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease of the central nervous system characterized by massive infiltration of immune cells, demyelination, and axonal loss. Active MS lesions mainly consist of macrophages...

    Authors: Elien Grajchen, Jerome J. A. Hendriks and Jeroen F. J. Bogie

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:124

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  3. Content type: Research

    Mutations in SETD2 are found in many tumors, including central nervous system (CNS) tumors. Previous work has shown these mutations occur specifically in high grade gliomas of the cerebral hemispheres in pediatri...

    Authors: Angela N. Viaene, Mariarita Santi, Jason Rosenbaum, Marilyn M. Li, Lea F. Surrey and MacLean P. Nasrallah

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:123

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  4. Content type: Research

    Pathologic, biochemical and genetic evidence indicates that accumulation and aggregation of amyloid β-proteins (Aβ) is a critical factor in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Several therapeutic int...

    Authors: Shaomin Li, Ming Jin, Lei Liu, Yifan Dang, Beth L. Ostaszewski and Dennis J. Selkoe

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:121

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  5. Content type: Research

    Mutations in ubiquilin2 (UBQLN2) have been linked to abnormal protein aggregation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The mechanisms underlying UBQLN2-related neurodegenerative diseases remain unclear. Usi...

    Authors: Tianhong Chen, Bo Huang, Xinglong Shi, Limo Gao and Cao Huang

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:122

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  6. Content type: Research

    Parkinson’s disease is characterized by progressive death of dopaminergic neurons, leading to motor and cognitive dysfunction. Epidemiological studies consistently show that the use of tobacco reduces the risk...

    Authors: Justin W. Nicholatos, Adam B. Francisco, Carolyn A. Bender, Tiffany Yeh, Fraz J. Lugay, Jairo E. Salazar, Christin Glorioso and Sergiy Libert

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:120

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  7. Content type: Research

    Pompe disease is a metabolic myopathy that is caused by glycogen accumulation as a result of deficiency of the lysosomal enzyme acid alpha glucosidase (GAA). Previously, we showed that adult muscle stem cells ...

    Authors: Gerben J. Schaaf, Tom J. M. van Gestel, Stijn L. M. in ‘t Groen, Bart de Jong, Björn Boomaars, Antonietta Tarallo, Monica Cardone, Giancarlo Parenti, Ans T. van der Ploeg and W. W. M. Pim Pijnappel

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:119

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  8. Content type: Research

    Diffuse midline glioma (DMG), H3 K27M-mutant, is a new entity in the updated WHO classification grouping together diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas and infiltrating glial neoplasms of the midline harboring the...

    Authors: David Castel, Cathy Philippe, Thomas Kergrohen, Martin Sill, Jane Merlevede, Emilie Barret, Stéphanie Puget, Christian Sainte-Rose, Christof M. Kramm, Chris Jones, Pascale Varlet, Stefan M. Pfister, Jacques Grill, David T. W. Jones and Marie-Anne Debily

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:117

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  9. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Authors: Melissa M. Blessing, Patrick R. Blackburn, Jessica R. Balcom, Chandra Krishnan, Virginia L. Harrod, Michael T. Zimmermann, Emily G. Barr Fritcher, Christopher D. Zysk, Rory A. Jackson, Asha A. Nair, Robert B. Jenkins, Kevin C. Halling, Benjamin R. Kipp and Cristiane M. Ida

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:118

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  10. Content type: Research

    The genetic basis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is poorly understood. Variation in transmembrane protein 106B (TMEM106B) has been associated with enhanced neuroinflammation during aging and with TDP-4...

    Authors: Jonathan D. Cherry, Jesse Mez, John F. Crary, Yorghos Tripodis, Victor E. Alvarez, Ian Mahar, Bertrand R. Huber, Michael L. Alosco, Raymond Nicks, Bobak Abdolmohammadi, Patrick T. Kiernan, Laney Evers, Sarah Svirsky, Katharine Babcock, Hannah M. Gardner, Gaoyuan Meng…

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:115

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  11. Content type: Research

    Pompe disease, which is due to acid alpha-glucosidase deficiency, is characterized by skeletal muscle dysfunction attributed to the accumulation of glycogen-filled lysosomes and autophagic buildup. Despite the...

    Authors: Lydie Lagalice, Julien Pichon, Eliot Gougeon, Salwa Soussi, Johan Deniaud, Mireille Ledevin, Virginie Maurier, Isabelle Leroux, Sylvie Durand, Carine Ciron, Francesca Franzoso, Laurence Dubreil, Thibaut Larcher, Karl Rouger and Marie-Anne Colle

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:116

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  12. Content type: Research

    This study aimed to determine the pattern of [18F]flortaucipir uptake in individuals affected by Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker disease (GSS) associated with the PRNP F198S mutation. The aims were to: 1) determin...

    Authors: Shannon L. Risacher, Martin R. Farlow, Daniel R. Bateman, Francine Epperson, Eileen F. Tallman, Rose Richardson, Jill R. Murrell, Frederick W. Unverzagt, Liana G. Apostolova, Jose M. Bonnin, Bernardino Ghetti and Andrew J. Saykin

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:114

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  13. Content type: Research

    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disorder associated with structural and functional alterations of brain cells causing progressive deterioration of memory and other cognitive funct...

    Authors: Urmi Sengupta, Mauro Montalbano, Salome McAllen, Gerard Minuesa, Michael Kharas and Rakez Kayed

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:113

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  14. Content type: Research

    It was previously shown that EphB/ephrinB reverse signaling in retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) is activated and involved in RGC apoptosis in a rat chronic ocular hypertension (COH) model. In the present work, we...

    Authors: Shu-Ting Liu, Shu-Min Zhong, Xue-Yan Li, Feng Gao, Fang Li, Meng-Lu Zhang, Ke Zhu, Xing-Huai Sun, Xin Wang, Yanying Miao, Xiong-Li Yang and Zhongfeng Wang

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:111

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  15. Content type: Research

    Amyloid beta (Aβ)-mediated synapse dysfunction and spine loss are considered to be early events in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) pathogenesis. N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors (NMDARs) have previously been suggested to ...

    Authors: Michaela Kerstin Müller, Eric Jacobi, Kenji Sakimura, Roberto Malinow and Jakob von Engelhardt

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:110

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  16. Content type: Research

    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is an irreversible, devastating neurodegenerative brain disorder characterized by the loss of neurons and subsequent cognitive decline. Despite considerable progress in the understandi...

    Authors: Melanie Hüttenrauch, Isabella Ogorek, Hans Klafki, Markus Otto, Christine Stadelmann, Sascha Weggen, Jens Wiltfang and Oliver Wirths

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:108

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  17. Content type: Research

    Endolymphatic sac tumor (ELST) is a rare neoplasm arising in the temporal petrous region thought to originate from endolymphatic sac epithelium. It may arise sporadically or in association with Von-Hippel-Lind...

    Authors: Rachel Jester, Iya Znoyko, Maria Garnovskaya, Joseph N Rozier, Ryan Kegl, Sunil Patel, Tuan Tran, Malak Abedalthagafi, Craig M Horbinski, Mary Richardson, Daynna J Wolff, Razvan Lapadat, William Moore, Fausto J Rodriguez, Jason Mull and Adriana Olar

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:107

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  18. Content type: Research

    Extreme microcephaly and rhombencephalosynapsis represent unusual pathological conditions, each of which occurs in isolation or in association with various other cerebral and or extracerebral anomalies. Unlike...

    Authors: Myriam Vezain, Matthieu Lecuyer, Marina Rubio, Valérie Dupé, Leslie Ratié, Véronique David, Laurent Pasquier, Sylvie Odent, Sophie Coutant, Isabelle Tournier, Laetitia Trestard, Homa Adle-Biassette, Denis Vivien, Thierry Frébourg, Bruno J Gonzalez, Annie Laquerrière…

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:109

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  19. Content type: Research

    Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2) is the most common causative gene for autosomal dominant Parkinson’s disease (PD) and is also known to be a susceptibility gene for sporadic PD. Although clinical symptoms wit...

    Authors: Masashi Takanashi, Manabu Funayama, Eiji Matsuura, Hiroyo Yoshino, Yuanzhe Li, Sho Tsuyama, Hiroshi Takashima, Kenya Nishioka and Nobutaka Hattori

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:105

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  20. Content type: Research

    TERT promoter (TERTp) mutations are found in the majority of World Health Organization (WHO) grade IV adult IDH wild-type glioblastoma (IDH-wt GBM). Here, we characterized the subset of IDH-wt GBMs that do not ha...

    Authors: Erik A. Williams, Julie J. Miller, Shilpa S. Tummala, Tristan Penson, A. John Iafrate, Tareq A. Juratli and Daniel P. Cahill

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:106

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  21. Content type: Research

    Astrocyte reactivity and neuroinflammation are hallmarks of CNS pathological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease. However, the specific role of reactive astrocytes is still debated. This controversy may ste...

    Authors: Kelly Ceyzériat, Lucile Ben Haim, Audrey Denizot, Dylan Pommier, Marco Matos, Océane Guillemaud, Marie-Ange Palomares, Laurene Abjean, Fanny Petit, Pauline Gipchtein, Marie-Claude Gaillard, Martine Guillermier, Sueva Bernier, Mylène Gaudin, Gwenaëlle Aurégan, Charlène Joséphine…

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:104

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  22. Content type: Research

    Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) is a neuropathology with unknown cause characterised by gait impairment, cognitive decline and ventriculomegaly. These patients often present comorbidity with Al...

    Authors: Nuno Santos Leal, Giacomo Dentoni, Bernadette Schreiner, Olli-Pekka Kämäräinen, Nelli Partanen, Sanna-Kaisa Herukka, Anne M Koivisto, Mikko Hiltunen, Tuomas Rauramaa, Ville Leinonen and Maria Ankarcrona

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:102

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  23. Content type: Research

    Chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment (CICI) is a commonly reported neurotoxic side effect of chemotherapy, occurring in up to 75% cancer patients. CICI manifests as decrements in working memory, executive...

    Authors: Jiacheng Ma, XiaoJiao Huo, Matthew B. Jarpe, Annemieke Kavelaars and Cobi J. Heijnen

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:103

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  24. Content type: Research

    Tectal glioma (TG) is a rare low-grade tumor occurring predominantly in the pediatric population. There has been no detailed analysis of molecular alterations in TG. Risk factors associated with inferior outco...

    Authors: Anthony P. Y. Liu, Julie H. Harreld, Lisa M. Jacola, Madelyn Gero, Sahaja Acharya, Yahya Ghazwani, Shengjie Wu, Xiaoyu Li, Paul Klimo Jr, Amar Gajjar, Jason Chiang and Ibrahim Qaddoumi

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:101

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  25. Content type: Research

    Niemann-Pick Type C1 (NPC1) disease is a fatal neurovisceral disorder caused by dysfunction of NPC1 protein, which plays a role in intracellular cholesterol trafficking. The cholesterol-chelating agent, 2-hydr...

    Authors: Yingjie Zhou, Satoe Takahashi, Kazuaki Homma, Chongwen Duan, Jason Zheng, Mary Ann Cheatham and Jing Zheng

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:98

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  26. Content type: Research

    The goal of this study was to determine the chronic impact of stroke on the manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) related pathology and behavioral impairments in mice. To accomplish this goal, we used two ...

    Authors: Thuy-Vi V. Nguyen, Megan Hayes, Jacob C. Zbesko, Jennifer B. Frye, Nicole R. Congrove, Nadia P. Belichenko, Brian S. McKay, Frank M. Longo and Kristian P. Doyle

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:100

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  27. Content type: Research

    Spinocerebellar ataxia type 14 (SCA14) is a subtype of the autosomal dominant cerebellar ataxias that is characterized by slowly progressive cerebellar dysfunction and neurodegeneration. SCA14 is caused by mut...

    Authors: Maggie M. K. Wong, Stephanie D. Hoekstra, Jane Vowles, Lauren M. Watson, Geraint Fuller, Andrea H. Németh, Sally A. Cowley, Olaf Ansorge, Kevin Talbot and Esther B. E. Becker

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:99

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  28. Content type: Correction

    Figure 6 of the original publication [1] contained an error in the Wavenumber in panels B and C. The wavenumbers 1616 (Cm-1) in panels B and C should have been 1516 (cm-1). The updated figure has been publishe...

    Authors: Natallia Makarava, Regina Savtchenko, Peter Lasch, Michael Beekes and Ilia V Baskakov

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:97

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    The original article was published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:92

  29. Content type: Research

    Accumulating evidence suggests that the lesions of Parkinson’s disease (PD) expand due to transneuronal spreading of fibrils composed of misfolded alpha-synuclein (a-syn), over the course of 5–10 years. Howeve...

    Authors: Ayami Okuzumi, Masaru Kurosawa, Taku Hatano, Masashi Takanashi, Shuuko Nojiri, Takeshi Fukuhara, Tomoyuki Yamanaka, Haruko Miyazaki, Saki Yoshinaga, Yoshiaki Furukawa, Tomomi Shimogori, Nobutaka Hattori and Nobuyuki Nukina

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:96

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  30. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Authors: Julieann Lee, Angelica R. Putnam, Samuel H. Chesier, Anuradha Banerjee, Corey Raffel, Jessica Van Ziffle, Courtney Onodera, James P. Grenert, Boris C. Bastian, Arie Perry and David A. Solomon

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:95

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  31. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Authors: Matteo Garibaldi, Fabiana Fattori, Carlo Augusto Bortolotti, Guy Brochier, Clemence Labasse, Margherita Verardo, Emilia Servian-Morilla, Lara Gibellini, Marcello Pinti, Giulia Di Rocco, Salvatore Raffa, Elena Maria Pennisi, Enrico Silvio Bertini, Carmen Paradas, Norma Beatriz Romero and Giovanni Antonini

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:94

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  32. Content type: Research

    Last decade witnessed an enormous progress in generating authentic infectious prions or PrPSc in vitro using recombinant prion protein (rPrP). Previous work established that rPrP that lacks posttranslational modi...

    Authors: Natallia Makarava, Regina Savtchenko, Peter Lasch, Michael Beekes and Ilia V. Baskakov

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:92

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:97

  33. Content type: Review

    The human complement system is represents the main effector arm of innate immunity and its ambivalent function in cancer has been subject of ongoing dispute. Glioma stem-like cells (GSC) residing in specific n...

    Authors: T. A. M. Bouwens van der Vlis, J. M. Kros, D. A. M. Mustafa, R. T. A. van Wijck, L. Ackermans, P. M. van Hagen and P. J. van der Spek

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:91

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  34. Content type: Research

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients often suffer from non-motor symptoms like sleep dysregulation, mood disturbances or circadian rhythms dysfunction. The melanopsin-containing retinal ganglion cells are involve...

    Authors: Isabel Ortuño-Lizarán, Gema Esquiva, Thomas G. Beach, Geidy E. Serrano, Charles H. Adler, Pedro Lax and Nicolás Cuenca

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:90

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  35. Content type: Research

    Clinical studies indicate that systemic infections accelerate cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease. Animal models suggest that this may be due to enhanced pro-inflammatory changes in the brain. We have per...

    Authors: Sonja Rakic, Yat M. A. Hung, Matthew Smith, Denise So, Hannah M. Tayler, William Varney, Joe Wild, Scott Harris, Clive Holmes, Seth Love, William Stewart, James A. R. Nicoll and Delphine Boche

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:88

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  36. Content type: Research

    Diffuse gliomas are classified according to the 2016 WHO Classification of Tumors of the Central Nervous System, which now defines entities by both histology and molecular features. Somatostatin receptor subty...

    Authors: Romain Appay, Emeline Tabouret, Mehdi Touat, Catherine Carpentier, Carole Colin, François Ducray, Ahmed Idbaih, Karima Mokhtari, Emmanuelle Uro-Coste, Caroline Dehais and Dominique Figarella-Branger

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:89

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  37. Content type: Research

    Microglia are brain immune cells that constantly survey their environment to maintain homeostasis. Enhanced microglial reactivity and proliferation are typical hallmarks of neurodegenerative diseases. Whether ...

    Authors: Tuan Leng Tay, Sagar, Jana Dautzenberg, Dominic Grün and Marco Prinz

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:87

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  38. Content type: Research

    While hypoxic pre-conditioning protects against neurological disease the underlying mechanisms have yet to be fully defined. As chronic mild hypoxia (CMH, 10% O2) triggers profound vascular remodeling in the cent...

    Authors: Sebok K. Halder, Ravi Kant and Richard Milner

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:86

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  39. Content type: Research

    Cancer cells have altered cellular metabolism. Mutations in genes associated with key metabolic pathways (e.g., isocitrate dehydrogenase 1 and 2, IDH1/IDH2) are important drivers of cancer, including central nerv...

    Authors: Leomar Y. Ballester, Guangrong Lu, Soheil Zorofchian, Venkatrao Vantaku, Vasanta Putluri, Yuanqing Yan, Octavio Arevalo, Ping Zhu, Roy F. Riascos, Arun Sreekumar, Yoshua Esquenazi, Nagireddy Putluri and Jay-Jiguang Zhu

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:85

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  40. Content type: Research

    Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a devastating and fatal motor neuron disease. Diagnosis typically occurs in the fifth decade of life and the disease progresses rapidly leading to death within ~ 2–5 year...

    Authors: L. McGurk, J. Mojsilovic-Petrovic, V. M. Van Deerlin, J. Shorter, R. G. Kalb, V. M. Lee, J. Q. Trojanowski, E. B. Lee and N. M. Bonini

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:84

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  41. Content type: Research

    Tau, the main component of the neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs), is an attractive target for immunotherapy in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other tauopathies. MC1/Alz50 are currently the only antibodies targeting...

    Authors: Francesca Vitale, Luca Giliberto, Santiago Ruiz, Kristen Steslow, Philippe Marambaud and Cristina d’Abramo

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:82

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  42. Content type: Research

    Glioblastoma (GB) is the most frequent primary brain tumor in adults with a dismal prognosis despite aggressive treatment including surgical resection, radiotherapy and chemotherapy with the alkylating agent t...

    Authors: Michael W. Ronellenfitsch, Pia S. Zeiner, Michel Mittelbronn, Hans Urban, Torsten Pietsch, Dirk Reuter, Christian Senft, Joachim P. Steinbach, Manfred Westphal and Patrick N. Harter

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:81

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  43. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Authors: Stefanie Stallard, Masha G. Savelieff, Kyle Wierzbicki, Brendan Mullan, Zachary Miklja, Amy Bruzek, Taylor Garcia, Ruby Siada, Bailey Anderson, Benjamin H. Singer, Rintaro Hashizume, Angel M. Carcaboso, Kaitlin Q. McMurray, Jason Heth, Karin Muraszko, Patricia L. Robertson…

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:80

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  44. Content type: Research

    Alpha-synuclein (aSyn) plays a crucial role in Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other synucleinopathies, since it misfolds and accumulates in typical proteinaceous inclusions. While the function of aSyn is thought...

    Authors: Caterina Masaracchia, Marilena Hnida, Ellen Gerhardt, Tomás Lopes da Fonseca, Anna Villar-Pique, Tiago Branco, Markus A. Stahlberg, Camin Dean, Claudio O. Fernández, Ira Milosevic and Tiago F. Outeiro

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:79

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  45. Content type: Research

    Zika virus (ZIKV) became a global threat due to its unprecedented outbreak and its association with congenital malformations such as microcephaly in developing fetuses and neonates. There are currently no effe...

    Authors: Xingliang Zhu, Chunfeng Li, Shabbir Khan Afridi, Shulong Zu, Jesse W. Xu, Natalie Quanquin, Heng Yang, Genhong Cheng and Zhiheng Xu

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:77

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  46. Content type: Research

    The central nervous system (CNS) contains several types of immune cells located in specific anatomic compartments. Macrophages reside at the CNS borders surrounding the brain vessels, in leptomeningeal spaces ...

    Authors: Jordi Pedragosa, Angélica Salas-Perdomo, Mattia Gallizioli, Roger Cugota, Francesc Miró-Mur, Ferran Briansó, Carles Justicia, Fernando Pérez-Asensio, Leonardo Marquez-Kisinousky, Xabier Urra, Anna Gieryng, Bozena Kaminska, Angel Chamorro and Anna M. Planas

    Citation: Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2018 6:76

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