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Table 2 Spearman’s rank-order correlation between pathological proteins in PD cases

From: Neuroinflammation and protein pathology in Parkinson’s disease dementia

Region   Tau Amyloid-β
Rho p value Rho p value
Amygdala (n = 24) α-synuclein 0.575 0.003** 0.219 0.304
Hippocampus (n = 22) 0.431 0.040* 0.034 0.879
Entorhinal cortex (n = 23) 0.468 0.024* 0.257 0.248
Occipitotemporal cortex (n = 22) 0.535 0.010* 0.438 0.047*
Prefrontal cortex (n = 22) 0.602 0.003** 0.385 0.077
Posterior parietal cortex (n = 28) 0.354 0.070* 0.413 0.029*
  1. Rho Spearman’s correlation coefficient
  2. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01