Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: A heterogeneous group of sporadic or familial disorders characterized by AMYLOID deposits in the walls of small and medium sized blood vessels of CEREBRAL CORTEX and MENINGES. Clinical features include multiple, small lobar CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE; cerebral ischemia (BRAIN ISCHEMIA); and CEREBRAL INFARCTION. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is unrelated to generalized AMYLOIDOSIS. Amyloidogenic peptides in this condition are nearly always the same ones found in ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (from Kumar: Robbins and Cotran: Pathologic Basis of Disease, 7th ed., 2005)Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial: A familial disorder marked by AMYLOID deposits in the walls of small and medium sized blood vessels of CEREBRAL CORTEX and MENINGES.Amyloid beta-Peptides: Peptides generated from AMYLOID BETA-PEPTIDES PRECURSOR. An amyloid fibrillar form of these peptides is the major component of amyloid plaques found in individuals with Alzheimer's disease and in aged individuals with trisomy 21 (DOWN SYNDROME). The peptide is found predominantly in the nervous system, but there have been reports of its presence in non-neural tissue.Amyloid: A fibrous protein complex that consists of proteins folded into a specific cross beta-pleated sheet structure. This fibrillar structure has been found as an alternative folding pattern for a variety of functional proteins. Deposits of amyloid in the form of AMYLOID PLAQUES are associated with a variety of degenerative diseases. The amyloid structure has also been found in a number of functional proteins that are unrelated to disease.Cerebral Hemorrhage: Bleeding into one or both CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES including the BASAL GANGLIA and the CEREBRAL CORTEX. It is often associated with HYPERTENSION and CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA.Plaque, Amyloid: Accumulations of extracellularly deposited AMYLOID FIBRILS within tissues.Alzheimer Disease: A degenerative disease of the BRAIN characterized by the insidious onset of DEMENTIA. Impairment of MEMORY, judgment, attention span, and problem solving skills are followed by severe APRAXIAS and a global loss of cognitive abilities. The condition primarily occurs after age 60, and is marked pathologically by severe cortical atrophy and the triad of SENILE PLAQUES; NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES; and NEUROPIL THREADS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1049-57)Amyloidosis: A group of sporadic, familial and/or inherited, degenerative, and infectious disease processes, linked by the common theme of abnormal protein folding and deposition of AMYLOID. As the amyloid deposits enlarge they displace normal tissue structures, causing disruption of function. Various signs and symptoms depend on the location and size of the deposits.Brain: The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.Vasculitis, Central Nervous System: Inflammation of blood vessels within the central nervous system. Primary vasculitis is usually caused by autoimmune or idiopathic factors, while secondary vasculitis is caused by existing disease process. Clinical manifestations are highly variable but include HEADACHE; SEIZURES; behavioral alterations; INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES; TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK; and BRAIN INFARCTION. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp856-61)Amyloid beta-Protein Precursor: A single-pass type I membrane protein. It is cleaved by AMYLOID PRECURSOR PROTEIN SECRETASES to produce peptides of varying amino acid lengths. A 39-42 amino acid peptide, AMYLOID BETA-PEPTIDES is a principal component of the extracellular amyloid in SENILE PLAQUES.Cerebral Arteries: The arterial blood vessels supplying the CEREBRUM.Congo Red: An acid dye used in testing for hydrochloric acid in gastric contents. It is also used histologically to test for AMYLOIDOSIS.Cystatins: A homologous group of endogenous CYSTEINE PROTEINASE INHIBITORS. The cystatins inhibit most CYSTEINE ENDOPEPTIDASES such as PAPAIN, and other peptidases which have a sulfhydryl group at the active site.Siderosis: A form of pneumoconiosis resulting from inhalation of iron in the mining dust or welding fumes.Intracranial Hemorrhages: Bleeding within the SKULL, including hemorrhages in the brain and the three membranes of MENINGES. The escape of blood often leads to the formation of HEMATOMA in the cranial epidural, subdural, and subarachnoid spaces.Apolipoprotein E4: A major and the second most common isoform of apolipoprotein E. In humans, Apo E4 differs from APOLIPOPROTEIN E3 at only one residue 112 (cysteine is replaced by arginine), and exhibits a lower resistance to denaturation and greater propensity to form folded intermediates. Apo E4 is a risk factor for ALZHEIMER DISEASE and CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES.Neurofibrillary Tangles: Abnormal structures located in various parts of the brain and composed of dense arrays of paired helical filaments (neurofilaments and microtubules). These double helical stacks of transverse subunits are twisted into left-handed ribbon-like filaments that likely incorporate the following proteins: (1) the intermediate filaments: medium- and high-molecular-weight neurofilaments; (2) the microtubule-associated proteins map-2 and tau; (3) actin; and (4) UBIQUITINS. As one of the hallmarks of ALZHEIMER DISEASE, the neurofibrillary tangles eventually occupy the whole of the cytoplasm in certain classes of cell in the neocortex, hippocampus, brain stem, and diencephalon. The number of these tangles, as seen in post mortem histology, correlates with the degree of dementia during life. Some studies suggest that tangle antigens leak into the systemic circulation both in the course of normal aging and in cases of Alzheimer disease.Presenilin-1: Integral membrane protein of Golgi and endoplasmic reticulum. Its homodimer is an essential component of the gamma-secretase complex that catalyzes the cleavage of membrane proteins such as NOTCH RECEPTORS and AMYLOID BETA-PEPTIDES precursors. PSEN1 mutations cause early-onset ALZHEIMER DISEASE type 3 that may occur as early as 30 years of age in humans.Cerebral Arterial Diseases: Pathological conditions of intracranial ARTERIES supplying the CEREBRUM. These diseases often are due to abnormalities or pathological processes in the ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY; MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY; and POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY.Apolipoproteins E: A class of protein components which can be found in several lipoproteins including HIGH-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS; VERY-LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS; and CHYLOMICRONS. Synthesized in most organs, Apo E is important in the global transport of lipids and cholesterol throughout the body. Apo E is also a ligand for LDL receptors (RECEPTORS, LDL) that mediates the binding, internalization, and catabolism of lipoprotein particles in cells. There are several allelic isoforms (such as E2, E3, and E4). Deficiency or defects in Apo E are causes of HYPERLIPOPROTEINEMIA TYPE III.Meninges: The three membranes that cover the BRAIN and the SPINAL CORD. They are the dura mater, the arachnoid, and the pia mater.Blood Vessels: Any of the tubular vessels conveying the blood (arteries, arterioles, capillaries, venules, and veins).Cystatin C: An extracellular cystatin subtype that is abundantly expressed in bodily fluids. It may play a role in the inhibition of interstitial CYSTEINE PROTEASES.Cerebrospinal Fluid Proteins: Proteins in the cerebrospinal fluid, normally albumin and globulin present in the ratio of 8 to 1. Increases in protein levels are of diagnostic value in neurological diseases. (Brain and Bannister's Clinical Neurology, 7th ed, p221)Mice, Transgenic: Laboratory mice that have been produced from a genetically manipulated EGG or EMBRYO, MAMMALIAN.Cerebrovascular Disorders: A spectrum of pathological conditions of impaired blood flow in the brain. They can involve vessels (ARTERIES or VEINS) in the CEREBRUM, the CEREBELLUM, and the BRAIN STEM. Major categories include INTRACRANIAL ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS; BRAIN ISCHEMIA; CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE; and others.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Dementia: An acquired organic mental disorder with loss of intellectual abilities of sufficient severity to interfere with social or occupational functioning. The dysfunction is multifaceted and involves memory, behavior, personality, judgment, attention, spatial relations, language, abstract thought, and other executive functions. The intellectual decline is usually progressive, and initially spares the level of consciousness.Autopsy: Postmortem examination of the body.Dementia, Vascular: An imprecise term referring to dementia associated with CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS, including CEREBRAL INFARCTION (single or multiple), and conditions associated with chronic BRAIN ISCHEMIA. Diffuse, cortical, and subcortical subtypes have been described. (From Gerontol Geriatr 1998 Feb;31(1):36-44)Alkenes: Unsaturated hydrocarbons of the type Cn-H2n, indicated by the suffix -ene. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed, p408)Apolipoprotein E2: One of three major isoforms of apolipoprotein E. In humans, Apo E2 differs from APOLIPOPROTEIN E3 at one residue 158 where arginine is replaced by cysteine (R158--C). In contrast to Apo E3, Apo E2 displays extremely low binding affinity for LDL receptors (RECEPTORS, LDL) which mediate the internalization and catabolism of lipoprotein particles in liver cells. ApoE2 allelic homozygosity is associated with HYPERLIPOPROTEINEMIA TYPE III.Peptide Fragments: Partial proteins formed by partial hydrolysis of complete proteins or generated through PROTEIN ENGINEERING techniques.Cerebrovascular Circulation: The circulation of blood through the BLOOD VESSELS of the BRAIN.Serum Amyloid A Protein: An ACUTE PHASE REACTION protein present in low concentrations in normal sera, but found at higher concentrations in sera of older persons and in patients with AMYLOIDOSIS. It is the circulating precusor of amyloid A protein, which is found deposited in AA type AMYLOID FIBRILS.Cerebral Cortex: The thin layer of GRAY MATTER on the surface of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES that develops from the TELENCEPHALON and folds into gyri and sulchi. It reaches its highest development in humans and is responsible for intellectual faculties and higher mental functions.Brain Diseases: Pathologic conditions affecting the BRAIN, which is composed of the intracranial components of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. This includes (but is not limited to) the CEREBRAL CORTEX; intracranial white matter; BASAL GANGLIA; THALAMUS; HYPOTHALAMUS; BRAIN STEM; and CEREBELLUM.Blood-Brain Barrier: Specialized non-fenestrated tightly-joined ENDOTHELIAL CELLS with TIGHT JUNCTIONS that form a transport barrier for certain substances between the cerebral capillaries and the BRAIN tissue.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.Fatal Outcome: Death resulting from the presence of a disease in an individual, as shown by a single case report or a limited number of patients. This should be differentiated from DEATH, the physiological cessation of life and from MORTALITY, an epidemiological or statistical concept.Immunohistochemistry: Histochemical localization of immunoreactive substances using labeled antibodies as reagents.Disease Models, Animal: Naturally occurring or experimentally induced animal diseases with pathological processes sufficiently similar to those of human diseases. They are used as study models for human diseases.Microcirculation: The circulation of the BLOOD through the MICROVASCULAR NETWORK.

Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is a pathogenic lesion in Alzheimer's disease due to a novel presenilin 1 mutation. (1/15)

The dense-cored plaques are considered the pathogenic type of amyloid deposition in Alzheimer's disease brains because of their predominant association with dystrophic neurites. Nevertheless, in > 90% of cases of Alzheimer's disease amyloid is also deposited in cerebral blood vessel walls (congophilic amyloid angiopathy; CAA) but its role in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis remains enigmatic. Here, we report a family (family GB) in which early-onset Alzheimer's disease was caused by a novel presenilin 1 mutation (L282V). This was unusually severe CAA reminiscent of the Flemish amyloid precursor protein (A692G) mutation we reported previously, which causes Alzheimer's disease and/or cerebral haemorrhages. In family GB, however, the disease presented as typical progressive Alzheimer's disease in the absence of strokes or stroke-like episodes. Similarly, neuroimaging studies and neuropathological examination favoured a degenerative over a vascular dementia. Interestingly, an immunohistochemical study revealed that, similar to causing dense-cored amyloid plaques, CAA also appeared capable of instigating a strong local dystrophic and inflammatory reaction. This was suggested by the observed neuronal loss, the presence of tau- and ubiquitin-positive neurites, micro- and astrogliosis, and complement activation. Together, these data suggest that, like the dense-cored neuritic plaques, CAA might represent a pathogenic lesion that contributes significantly to the progressive neurodegeneration that occurs in Alzheimer's disease.  (+info)

Vitamin E but not 17beta-estradiol protects against vascular toxicity induced by beta-amyloid wild type and the Dutch amyloid variant. (2/15)

Amyloid beta-peptide (Abeta) fibril deposition on cerebral vessels produces cerebral amyloid angiopathy that appears in the majority of Alzheimer's disease patients. An early onset of a cerebral amyloid angiopathy variant called hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis of the Dutch type is caused by a point mutation in Abeta yielding Abeta(Glu22-->Gln). The present study addresses the effect of amyloid fibrils from both wild-type and mutated Abeta on vascular cells, as well as the putative protective role of antioxidants on amyloid angiopathy. For this purpose, we studied the cytotoxicity induced by Abeta(1-40 Glu22-->Gln) and Abeta(1-40 wild-type) fibrils on human venule endothelial cells and rat aorta smooth muscle cells. We observed that Abeta(Glu22-->Gln) fibrils are more toxic for vascular cells than the wild-type fibrils. We also evaluated the cytotoxicity of Abeta fibrils bound with acetylcholinesterase (AChE), a common component of amyloid deposits. Abeta(1-40 wild-type)-AChE fibrillar complexes, similar to neuronal cells, resulted in an increased toxicity on vascular cells. Previous reports showing that antioxidants are able to reduce the toxicity of Abeta fibrils on neuronal cells prompted us to test the effect of vitamin E, vitamin C, and 17beta-estradiol on vascular damage induced by Abeta(wild-type) and Abeta(Glu22-->Gln). Our data indicate that vitamin E attenuated significantly the Abeta-mediated cytotoxicity on vascular cells, although 17beta-estradiol and vitamin C failed to inhibit the cytotoxicity induced by Abeta fibrils.  (+info)

RAGE (yin) versus LRP (yang) balance regulates alzheimer amyloid beta-peptide clearance through transport across the blood-brain barrier. (3/15)

Accumulation of amyloid beta-peptide (Abeta) in the central nervous system (CNS) may initiate pathogenic cascades mediating neurovascular and neuronal dysfunctions associated with the development of cerebral beta-amyloidosis and cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD) and with related familial cerebrovascular disorders. Whether Abeta-related pathology in the CNS is reversible or not and what key therapeutic targets are controlling Abeta/amyloid levels in the aging brain remain debatable. In this article, we summarize recent evidence why the receptor for advanced glycation end products and low-density lipoprotein receptor related protein 1 in the vascular CNS barriers are critical for regulation of Abeta homeostasis in the CNS and how altered activities in these 2 receptors at the blood-brain barrier may contribute to the CNS Abeta accumulation resulting in neuroinflammation, disconnect between the cerebral blood flow and metabolism, altered synaptic transmission, neuronal injury, and amyloid deposition into parenchymal and neurovascular lesions. We briefly discuss the potential of advanced glycation end products and low-density lipoprotein receptor related protein 1-based therapeutic strategies to control brain Abeta in animal models of AD and ultimately in patients with AD and related familial cerebrovascular beta-amyloidoses.  (+info)

Reducing cerebral microvascular amyloid-beta protein deposition diminishes regional neuroinflammation in vasculotropic mutant amyloid precursor protein transgenic mice. (4/15)

Cerebral microvascular amyloid-beta (Abeta) protein deposition is emerging as an important contributory factor to neuroinflammation and dementia in Alzheimer's disease and related familial cerebral amyloid angiopathy disorders. In particular, cerebral microvascular amyloid deposition, but not parenchymal amyloid, is more often correlated with dementia. Recently, we generated transgenic mice (Tg-SwDI) expressing the vasculotropic Dutch (E693Q)/Iowa (D694N) mutant human Abeta precursor protein in brain that accumulate abundant cerebral microvascular fibrillar amyloid deposits. In the present study, our aim was to assess how the presence or absence of fibrillar Abeta deposition in the cerebral microvasculature affects neuroinflammation in Tg-SwDI mice. Using Tg-SwDI mice bred onto an apolipoprotein E gene knock-out background, we found a strong reduction of fibrillar cerebral microvascular Abeta deposition, which was accompanied by a sharp decrease in microvascular-associated neuroinflammatory cells and interleukin-1beta levels. Quantitative immunochemical measurements showed that this reduction of the neuroinflammation occurred in the absence of lowering the levels of total Abeta40/Abeta42 or soluble Abeta oligomers in brain. These findings suggest that specifically reducing cerebral microvascular fibrillar Abeta deposition, in the absence of lowering either the total amount of Abeta or soluble Abeta oligomers in brain, may be sufficient to ameliorate microvascular amyloid-associated neuroinflammation.  (+info)

Cerebral microvascular amyloid beta protein deposition induces vascular degeneration and neuroinflammation in transgenic mice expressing human vasculotropic mutant amyloid beta precursor protein. (5/15)

Cerebral vascular amyloid beta-protein (Abeta) deposition, also known as cerebral amyloid angiopathy, is a common pathological feature of Alzheimer's disease. Additionally, several familial forms of cerebral amyloid angiopathy exist including the Dutch (E22Q) and Iowa (D23N) mutations of Abeta. Increasing evidence has associated cerebral microvascular amyloid deposition with neuroinflammation and dementia in these disorders. We recently established a transgenic mouse model (Tg-SwDI) that expresses human vasculotropic Dutch/Iowa mutant amyloid beta-protein precursor in brain. Tg-SwDI mice were shown to develop early-onset deposition of Abeta exhibiting high association with cerebral microvessels. Here we present quantitative temporal analysis showing robust and progressive accumulation of cerebral microvascular fibrillar Abeta accompanied by decreased cerebral vascular densities, the presence of apoptotic cerebral vascular cells, and cerebral vascular cell loss in Tg-SwDI mice. Abundant neuroinflammatory reactive astrocytes and activated microglia strongly associated with the cerebral microvascular fibrillar Abeta deposits. In addition, Tg-SwDI mouse brain exhibited elevated levels of the inflammatory cytokines interleukin-1beta and -6. Together, these studies identify the Tg-SwDI mouse as a unique model to investigate selective accumulation of cerebral microvascular amyloid and the associated neuroinflammation.  (+info)

Inhibition of familial cerebral amyloid angiopathy mutant amyloid beta-protein fibril assembly by myelin basic protein. (6/15)

Deposition of fibrillar amyloid beta-protein (Abeta) in the brain is a prominent pathological feature of Alzheimer disease and related disorders, including familial forms of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA). Mutant forms of Abeta, including Dutch- and Iowa-type Abeta, which are responsible for familial CAA, deposit primarily as fibrillar amyloid along the cerebral vasculature and are either absent or present only as diffuse non-fibrillar plaques in the brain parenchyma. Despite the lack of parenchymal fibril formation in vivo, these CAA mutant Abeta peptides exhibit a markedly increased rate and extent of fibril formation in vitro compared with wild-type Abeta. Based on these conflicting observations, we sought to determine whether brain parenchymal factors that selectively interact with and modulate CAA mutant Abeta fibril assembly exist. Using a combination of immunoaffinity chromatography and mass spectrometry, we identified myelin basic protein (MBP) as a prominent brain parenchymal factor that preferentially binds to CAA mutant Abeta compared with wild-type Abeta. Surface plasmon resonance measurements confirmed that MBP bound more tightly to Dutch/Iowa CAA double mutant Abeta than to wild-type Abeta. Using a combination of biochemical and ultrastructural techniques, we found that MBP inhibited the fibril assembly of CAA mutant Abeta. Together, these findings suggest a possible role for MBP in regulating parenchymal fibrillar Abeta deposition in familial CAA.  (+info)

Lipoprotein receptor-related protein-1 mediates amyloid-beta-mediated cell death of cerebrovascular cells. (7/15)

Inefficient clearance of A beta, caused by impaired blood-brain barrier crossing into the circulation, seems to be a major cause of A beta accumulation in the brain of late-onset Alzheimer's disease patients and hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis Dutch type. We observed association of receptor for advanced glycation end products, CD36, and low-density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR) with cerebral amyloid angiopathy in both Alzheimer's disease and hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis Dutch type brains and increased low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein-1 (LRP-1) expression by perivascular cells in cerebral amyloid angiopathy. We investigated if these A beta receptors are involved in A beta internalization and in A beta-mediated cell death of human cerebrovascular cells and astrocytes. Expression of both the LRP-1 and LDLR by human brain pericytes and leptomeningeal smooth muscle cells, but not by astrocytes, increased on incubation with A beta. Receptor-associated protein specifically inhibited A beta-mediated up-regulation of LRP-1, but not of LDLR, and receptor-associated protein also decreased A beta internalization and A beta-mediated cell death. We conclude that especially LRP-1 and, to a minor extent, LDLR are involved in A beta internalization by and A beta-mediated cell death of cerebral perivascular cells. Although perivascular cells may adapt their A beta internalization capacity to the levels of A beta present, saturated LRP-1/LDLR-mediated uptake of A beta results in degeneration of perivascular cells.  (+info)

E22Q-mutant Abeta peptide (AbetaDutch) increases vascular but reduces parenchymal Abeta deposition. (8/15)

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*Tubulin beta-4A chain

... and beta-tubulin form amyloid fibrils in vitro and associate with amyloid deposits of familial cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ...

*TUBA1B

... and beta-tubulin form amyloid fibrils in vitro and associate with amyloid deposits of familial cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ...

*Cerebral amyloid angiopathy

In familial forms of CAA, the cause of Aβ build up is likely due to increased production rather than poor clearance. Mutations ... Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), also known as congophilic angiopathy, is a form of angiopathy in which amyloid deposits form ... The aim in cerebral amyloid angiopathy is to treat the symptoms, as there is no current cure. Physical and/or speech therapy ... "Cerebral amyloid angiopathy: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia". www.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-05-27. Exley C, Esiri MM (July ...

*List of MeSH codes (C16)

... familial MeSH C16.320.565.100.050 --- amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C16.320.565.100.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ... cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C16.320.565.150.175 --- citrullinemia MeSH C16.320.565.150.320 --- galactosemias ... amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C16.320.400.150 --- canavan disease MeSH C16.320.400.200 --- cockayne syndrome MeSH C16.320 ... familial MeSH C16.320.565.618.590 --- menkes kinky hair syndrome MeSH C16.320.565.618.711 --- paralyses, familial periodic MeSH ...

*List of MeSH codes (C10)

... cerebral amyloid angiopathy MeSH C10.228.140.300.510.200.200.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C10.228.140.300 ... cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C10.228.140.163.100.175 --- citrullinemia MeSH C10.228.140.163.100.320 --- ... amyloid neuropathies MeSH C10.668.829.050.050 --- amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C10.668.829.100 --- brachial plexus ... amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C10.574.500.300 --- canavan disease MeSH C10.574.500.362 --- cockayne syndrome MeSH C10.574 ...

*List of diseases (C)

... familial Cerebral amyloid angiopathy Cerebral aneurysm Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and ... Cerebral gigantism jaw cysts Cerebral gigantism Cerebral hypoxia Cerebral malformations hypertrichosis claw hands Cerebral ... progressive familial intrahepatic 1 Cholestasis, progressive familial intrahepatic 2 Cholestasis, progressive familial ... Cerebelloolivary atrophy Cerebelloparenchymal disorder 3 Cerebellum agenesis hydrocephaly Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ...

*List of OMIM disorder codes

VLDLR Cerebral amyloid angiopathy; 105150; CST3 Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, Dutch, Italian, Iowa, Flemish, Arctic variants; ... PTHR1 Familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome 2; 611762; NALP12 Familial Mediterranean fever, AD; 134610; MEFV Familial ... SNAP29 Cerebral palsy, spastic quadriplegic, 3; 612936; AP4M1 Cerebral palsy, spastic quadriplegic; 612900; KANK1 Cerebral ... familial, 3A; 604403; SCN1A Febrile convulsions, familial, 3B; 604403; SCN9A Febrilel, convulsions, familial; 611277; GABRG2 ...

*Chromosome 21 (human)

"APP duplication is sufficient to cause early onset Alzheimer's dementia with cerebral amyloid angiopathy". Brain. 129 (Pt 11): ... on Chromosome 21 was found to cause early onset familial Alzheimer's disease in a French family set (Rovelet-Lecrux et al.) and ... "APP locus duplication causes autosomal dominant early-onset Alzheimer disease with cerebral amyloid angiopathy". Nature ... that have an extra copy of APP gene due to the locus duplication show Alzheimer's with severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy. G- ...

*List of MeSH codes (C18)

... cerebral amyloid angiopathy MeSH C18.452.090.100.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C18.452.100.100 --- brain ... familial MeSH C18.452.090.075.050 --- amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C18.452.090.075.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ... familial MeSH C18.452.648.100.050 --- amyloid neuropathies, familial MeSH C18.452.648.100.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ... cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C18.452.648.151.175 --- citrullinemia MeSH C18.452.648.151.300 --- fucosidosis MeSH ...

*List of MeSH codes (C14)

... cerebral amyloid angiopathy MeSH C14.907.253.560.200.200.160 --- cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial MeSH C14.907.253.560. ... anterior cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.253.480.200.200.450 --- infarction, middle cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.253.480.200.200. ... anterior cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.553.355.249.200.450 --- infarction, middle cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.553.355.249.200. ... middle cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.253.560.200.418 --- infarction, posterior cerebral artery MeSH C14.907.253.560.200.450 --- ...

*Susceptibility weighted imaging

2007). "Imaging Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy with Susceptibility-Weighted Imaging". American Journal of Neuroradiology. 28 (2): ... 2008). "Susceptibility-weighted imaging for the evaluation of patients with familial cerebral cavernous malformations: a ... 2009). "Pneumocephalus mimicking cerebral cavernous malformations in MR susceptibility-weighted imaging". AJNR Am J Neuroradiol ...

*List of incurable diseases

Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy - Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy is a disease in the body's blood vessels that causes a buildup of a ... Fatal Familial Insomnia - This is a prion disease that is inherited and causes insomnia and other symptoms. The average life ... Schenkein J, Montagna P (2006). "Self management of fatal familial insomnia. Part 1: what is FFI?". MedGenMed. 8 (3): 65. PMC ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) "Introduction to fatal familial insomnia". CureFFI.org. 3 December 2012. ...

*Amyloid precursor protein

"Pathogenic effects of cerebral amyloid angiopathy mutations in the amyloid beta-protein precursor". Annals of the New York ... GeneReviews/NCBI/NIH/UW entry on Early-Onset Familial Alzheimer Disease Amyloid Protein Precursor at the US National Library of ... Mutations in critical regions of amyloid precursor protein, including the region that generates amyloid beta (Aβ), cause ... Zheng H, Koo EH (2006). "The amyloid precursor protein: beyond amyloid". Molecular Neurodegeneration. 1 (1): 5. doi:10.1186/ ...

*Amyloid beta

... may be primarily vascular, as in cerebral amyloid angiopathy, or in senile plaques in white matter. One sensitive ... However, familial Alzheimer disease is likely to result from altered proteolytic processing. The gene for the amyloid precursor ... while Aβ can also form the aggregates that coat cerebral blood vessels in cerebral amyloid angiopathy. The plaques are composed ... "The length of amyloid-beta in hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis, Dutch type. Implications for the role of amyloid ...

*Cerebrovascular disease

... amyloid angiopathy, arteriovenous malformations, fistulas, and arterial dissections. Many of these diseases can be asymptomatic ... When the low cerebral blood flow persists for a longer duration, this may develop into an infarction in the border zones (areas ... and familial hyperaldosteronism type I. However, individuals without these disorders may also obtain aneurysms. The American ... Narrowed cerebral arteries can lead to ischemic stroke, but continually elevated blood pressure can also cause tearing of ...

*Amylin

Familial amyloid neuropathy. *ACys+ABri/Cerebral amyloid angiopathy. *Aβ/Alzheimer's disease ... Amyloid deposits deriving from islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP, or amylin) are commonly found in pancreatic islets of patients ... It is thought that proIAPP forms the first granules that allow for IAPP to aggregate and form amyloid which may lead to amyloid ... Paulsson JF, Westermark GT (July 2005). "Aberrant processing of human proislet amyloid polypeptide results in increased amyloid ...

*Early-onset Alzheimer's disease

Familial Alzheimer disease is caused by a mutation in one of at least 3 genes: presenilin 1, presenilin 2 and amyloid precursor ... Nature, 1995). One of these studies by Nochlin (1998) found severe amyloid angiopathy in the affected individuals in a family. ... Familial Alzheimer's disease[edit]. Familial Alzheimer's disease (FAD) or early onset familial Alzheimer's disease (EOFAD) is ... Histologically, familial AD is practically indistinguishable from other forms of the disease. Deposits of amyloid can be seen ...

*Early-onset Alzheimer's disease

Histologically, familial AD is practically indistinguishable from other forms of the disease. Deposits of amyloid can be seen ... Nature, 1995). One of these studies by Nochlin (1998) found severe amyloid angiopathy in the affected individuals in a family. ... Familial Alzheimer's disease[edit]. Familial Alzheimer's disease (FAD) or early-onset familial Alzheimer's disease (EOFAD) is ... Mutations to the amyloid beta A4 precursor protein (APP) located on the long arm of chromosome 21 (21q21.3) cause familial ...

*Alzheimer's disease

September 2015). "Evidence for human transmission of amyloid-β pathology and cerebral amyloid angiopathy". Nature. 525 (7568): ... Most of autosomal dominant familial AD can be attributed to mutations in one of three genes: those encoding amyloid precursor ... Amyloid hypothesis. In 1991, the amyloid hypothesis postulated that extracellular amyloid beta (Aβ) deposits are the ... Enzymes act on the APP (amyloid precursor protein) and cut it into fragments. The beta-amyloid fragment is crucial in the ...

*Trans fat

"High dietary consumption of trans fatty acids decreases brain docosahexaenoic acid but does not alter amyloid-beta and tau ...

*Trans fat

"High dietary consumption of trans fatty acids decreases brain docosahexaenoic acid but does not alter amyloid-β and tau ...

*阿茲海默症 - 维基百科,自由的百科全

Evidence for human transmission of amyloid-β pathology and cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Nature. 2015-09, 525 (7568): 247-50. ... 根據雙胞胎和家族研究,阿茲海默症的基因遺傳性約在49%到79%之間[39][40]。約0.1%家族性遺傳的患者為體染色體顯性遺傳,他們常在65歲前發病,稱為早發性家族性阿茲海默症(英语:Familial Alzheimer disease)[41]。前類 ... 阿茲海默症
​The Boston criteria for probable cerebral amyloid angiopathy are: appropriate clinical history Age ≥55 years MR imaging: Multiple cortical-subcortical hematomas, which may be of varying ages and sizes, with no other clinical or radiologic ca...
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Background Sporadic cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is the most common cause of lobar intracranial haemorrhage, which in itself accounts for about 5-10% of all strokes. Amyloid deposition in small arteries of the cerebrum leads to friability and haemorrhage. There are also rare familial forms of amyloidosis affecting the nervous system that more typically result in early…
Amyloid is deposited in the walls of arteries and capillaries as cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) in the brains of older individuals and of those with Alzheimer disease (AD). CAA in AD reflects an age-related failure of elimination of amyloid-beta (A?) from the brain along perivascular lymphatic drainage pathways. In the absence of conventional lymphatic vessel in the brain, interstitial fluid and solutes drain from the brain to cervical lymph nodes along narrow basement membranes in the walls of capillaries and arteries, a pathway that is largely separate from the cerebrospinal fluid. In this review we focus on the pathology and pathogenesis of CAA, its role in the aetiology of AD and its impact on immunotherapy for AD. The motive force for lymphatic drainage of the brain appears to be generated by arterial pulsations. Failure of elimination of A? along perivascular pathways coincides with a reduction in enzymic degradation of A?, reduced absorption of A? into the blood and age-related ...
p,A hemi-paralyzed 86-year-old man was diagnosed with ischemic stroke and underwent thrombolysis. Pre-thrombolysis brain magnetic resonance imaging revealed extensive strictly lobar cerebral microbleeding (CMB). Post-thrombolytic computed tomography revealed asymptomatic multiple intracerebral hemorrhaging (ICH). His age, CMB topography, and decreased cerebral spinal fluid amyloid-β 40 and 42 levels were compatible with a diagnosis of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA). There is no consensus on the safety of thrombolysis for acute stroke patients with CAA. Patients with CAA might have a higher incidence of thrombolysis-related ICH than those without CAA. ,/p,. ...
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The Edinburgh CT and genetic diagnostic criteria for lobar intracerebral haemorrhage associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy: model development and diagnostic test accuracy study. Rodrigues MA, Samarasekera N, Lerpiniere C, et al. Lancet Neurol 2018; 17:232-240. Abstract BACKGROUND: Identification of lobar spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is important because it is associated…
A quartet of Downs syndrome, Alzheimers disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, and cerebral haemorrhage: interacting genetic risk factors ...
age-related macular degeneration Genetics Home Reference provides information about age-related macular degeneration. hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathy At least one mutation in the CST3 gene has been found to cause hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathy, a condition characterized by stroke and a decline in intellectual function (dementia), which begins in mid-adulthood. The CST3 gene mutation that has been identified causes a form of hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathy known as the Icelandic type. This mutation replaces the protein building block (amino acid) leucine with the amino acid glutamine at position 68 in the cystatin C protein (written as Leu68Gln or L68Q). This abnormal cystatin C protein is less stable and is more prone to cluster together (aggregate) than the normal protein. The aggregated protein forms clumps called amyloid deposits that accumulate in the blood vessel walls primarily in the brain, but also in blood vessels in other areas of the body such as the skin, ...
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is estimated to be responsible for ≈5% to 20% of nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhages and 30% of lobar hemorrhages.3 Whereas CAA may be asymptomatic, a classic clinical presentation is lobar hemorrhage, often recurrent or multifocal, in an elderly individual. Less commonly, patients may present with TIA or other ischemic stroke-like episodes, seizures, or dementia involving a spectrum of cognitive decline.4. In the past decade, neuroimaging studies, particularly MRI, have played an increasingly important role in the diagnosis and understanding of the pathophysiology of CAA.5 Specifically, gradient-recalled echo sequences have documented the occurrence, frequency, and distribution of microbleeds. Multiple lobar microbleeds, particularly in the absence of deep microbleeds and an alternative cause (eg, hypertension, CADASIL), are now considered a radiological hallmark of CAA.1. An additional MRI technique, diffusion-weighted imaging, has offered the ability to ...
In patients with cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) the incidence of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is estimated at about 37% and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) at 1% of patients. A case with coincident occurrence of ICH, SAH and CVT in a patient with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is reported....
Mortality from hereditary cerebral haemorrhage with amyloidosis, Dutch type : the impact of sex, parental transmission and year of birth ...
Hemorrhagic Stroke due to CAA represents approximately 7% of all strokes.. The current phase II clinical study investigates the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic profiles of the drug candidate in patients who have suffered lobar hemorrhages. The initial phase of the study is also aimed at determining the optimal dosing regimens for subsequent drug candidate efficacy trials. The trial is also evaluating the appearance of new cerebral hemorrhages on gradient-echo MRI scans, the amyloid ß (Aß) protein levels in the plasma and cerebrospinal fluid and the neurological and cognitive functions. ...
The major finding from this cohort study of patients with possible or probable CAA is that, among MRI markers of CAA, global mean ADC (reflecting microstructural tissue organization) is most strongly related to the presence of pre-ICH cognitive impairment. The association of mean ADC with PICI was independent of age, clinical variables, amount of visible cerebral atrophy, and other MRI markers. By contrast, we failed to detect a relationship between PICI and WMH volume, number of MB, or visible cerebral atrophy.. Decreased cognitive performance has previously been associated with CAA. The prevalence of cognitive dysfunction before CAA-related ICH is reported to be 20% to 40%4,5,17,30 Autopsy-based studies of stroke-free individuals show that CAA is a risk factor for decreased antemortem cognitive performance while simultaneously controlling for the pathology of Alzheimer disease.31,32 This suggests that the association between CAA and cognitive dysfunction is not entirely mediated by concomitant ...
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Carare RO, Bernardes-Silva M, Newman TA, Page AM, Nicoll JAR, Perry VH, Weller RO (2008) Solutes, but not cells, drain from the brain parenchyma along basement membranes of capillaries and arteries. Significance for cerebral amyloid angiopathy and neuroimmunology. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 34:131-144CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar ...
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is characterized by the deposition of fibrillar protein with beta-pleated sheet configuration in the media and adventitia of small cortical and leptomeningeal arteries and capillaries [2]. Previous studies based on autopsy observation revealed that the risk of CAA increased with age, which was around 38% between 80-89 years reached up to 42% in patient above the age of 90 [3]. CAA encompasses specific cerebrovascular traits including spontaneous lobar intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), cognitive impairment, subarachnoid hemorrhage, and transient focal neurological episodes, with characteristic imaging manifestation of lobar ICH, cortical superficial siderosis, white matter changes, microhemorrhage and microinfarct.. Interestingly in our case report, the microbleeds were strictly lateralized and predominantly in the MCA supplied territory, rather than in a diffused pattern. It has been acknowledged that the CAA could have certain localization preference. One ...
CAA is not necessarily associated with CAA-related disorders. The pathogenesis of CAA-related disorders consists of two steps: (1) cerebrovascular amyloid deposition and (2) vascular injury including disruption, occlusion, and permeability changes. The cerebrovascular amyloid deposition (Step 1) is the primary target of prevention and therapy. Anti-amyloid therapies for CAA are under development including ponezumab, a humanized monoclonal antibody that binds specifically to the carboxyl terminus of Aβ40.115 Ponezumab was originally developed for AD immunotherapy, and an acceptable safety profile has been suggested for ponezumab in clinical trials for AD.116,117,118 Currently, ponezumab has been applied to CAA. A phase 2, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial is ongoing to evaluate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, and efficacy of ponezumab (PF-04360365) in adult patients with probable CAA-related hemorrhages (NCT01821118).119. Vascular injury secondary to cerebrovascular ...
Non-traumatic cortical superficial siderosis (cSS) is a common finding in patients with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) and can be its sole imaging sign. The clinical features and course as well as the prognostic significance of cSS in CAA patients remain unclear. In a retrospective study we have previously shown that cSS might be an important predictor or warning sign for future intracranial hemorrhage. However, prospective data are missing. The Superficial Siderosis in Patients with suspected Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (SuSPect-CAA) study is designed as a prospective observational multi-centre cohort study. Primary objective of the study is to evaluate if cSS is a predictor for future stroke and mortality (primary endpoint: combined rate of stroke and death after 36 months). Secondary objectives of the study include 1) to evaluate if cSS represents a marker of future intracranial haemorrhage, especially at the site of initial siderosis, 2) to describe the clinical presentation and course of ...
Blood Oxygen Level Dependant (BOLD) fMRI was performed at Screening (Baseline) and on Days 2 and 90. During each of these sessions, BOLD fMRI images were acquired in rapid succession as a flashing radial black and white checkerboard was presented alternately with a gray screen. This well established visual stimulus is known to produce a reliable increase in BOLD fMRI signal within the visual cortex region of the occipital lobe. The time course of the BOLD fMRI signal was used to assess the vascular reactivity. Imaging sites also acquired cerebral blood flow data using Arterial Spin Labeled (ASL) scans at Screening and on Days 2 and 90. A standard T1-weighted image was also acquired to aid image analysis. All efficacy scans were analyzed centrally. Geometric means are presented in the original scale and standard errors (SE) are presented in logarithmic (log e) scale ...
Azeliragon, also known as TTP488 and PF-04494700, is a potent and orally active RAGE inhibitor. RAGE (receptor for advanced glycation endproducts) is a pattern recognition receptor, which affects the movement of amyloid, an Alzheimers-associated protein, into the brain. In preclinical studies, azeliragon decreased brain amyloid in mice and improved their performance on behavior tests. Azeliragon is a promising agent for for Alzheimers disease and cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
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The studies by Meyer-Luehman et al. extend insights into the in vivo formation of amyloid deposits by amyloid seeds that may be hetero- and/or homo-amyloidogenic inducers of amyloid fibrillization. This is significant because these types of studies will lead to the clarification of the perplexing conundrum of why there is a frequent co-occurrence of multiple different types of amyloids in neurodegenerative disorders characterized by brain amyloidosis. Indeed, double and triple neurodegenerative brain amyloidoses appear to far exceed in incidence and prevalence any neurodegenerative brain amyloidosis linked to a single amyloidogenic protein or peptide, and this enigma demands clarification if we are to develop more effective therapies for these disorders.. For example, with respect to Aβ deposits, these may occur by themselves as pathological signatures of single brain amyloidoses, such as cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), which most commonly manifests clinically as stroke. This ...
Pathological protein deposits linked to Alzheimer's disease and cerebral amyloid angiopathy can be triggered by peripheral administration of pathogenic misfolded protein fragments outside the brain. This shows a new study done by researchers at the Hertie Institute of Clinical Brain Research and the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE).
Hughes, A., Culpan, D., Price, J., Palmer, L., Kehoe, P., Love, S., Matthews, S. and Wilcock, G. (2006) Neither sequence variation in the IL-10 gene promoter nor presence of IL-10 protein in the cerebral cortex is associated with Alzheimer s disease. Neuroscience letters, 408 (2). pp. 141-5. ISSN 0304-3940 Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/1517 Miners, J., Chalmers, K., Kehoe, P., Love, S., Helmond, Z. and Wilcock, G. (2006) Decreased expression and activity of neprilysin in Alzheimer disease are associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Journal of Neuropathology & Experimental Neurology, 65 (10). pp. 1012-1021. ISSN 0022-3069 Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/1518 Shlomo, B., Dawbarn, D., Siew, L., Love, S., Allen, S. and Wilcock, G. (2006) Premorbid effects of APOE on synaptic proteins in human temporal neocortex. Neurobiology of Aging, 27 (6). pp. 797-803. ISSN 0197-4580 Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/1621 Chalmers, K., Love, S. and Wilcock, G. (2005) Contributors ...
Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), defined as nontraumatic bleeding into the brain parenchyma, is the second most common subtype of stroke, with 5.3 million cases and over 3 million deaths reported worldwide in 2010. Case fatality is extremely high (reaching approximately 60 % at 1 year post event). Only 20 % of patients who survive are independent within 6 months. Factors such as chronic hypertension, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, and anticoagulation are commonly associated with ICH. Chronic arterial hypertension represents the major risk factor for bleeding ...
Alzheimers disease (AD), the most common form of neurodegenerative disorder, is characterized by deposition of amyloid-β (Aβ) plaques in the brain. Aβ monomer undergoes nucleation to form oligomers, then soluble aggregates, then fibrils which make up the plaques. Aβ oligomer species are believed to be the most neurotoxic aggregate species. Currently under investigation is a mechanism for Aβ removal from the brain, across the blood-brain barrier (BBB). P-glycoprotein (P-gp) is a membrane-bound efflux protein located on the apical, or blood, side of the BBB, which transports a wide variety of substrates. Further complicating this potential clearance mechanism is the reduction of P-gp cell surface expression in arteries exhibiting cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), or the buildup of amyloid plaques around the arteries. P-gp has been suggested as a potential Aβ clearance mechanism based on its ability to transport a wide variety of amphipathic substrates even though experimental evidence of Aβ
TY - JOUR. T1 - Matrix metalloproteinase-9 in cerebral-amyloid-angiopathy-related hemorrhage. AU - Lee, Jin Moo. AU - Yin, Kejie. AU - Hsin, Idar. AU - Chen, Shawei. AU - Fryer, John D.. AU - Holtzman, David M.. AU - Hsu, Chung Y.. AU - Xu, Jian. PY - 2005/3/15. Y1 - 2005/3/15. N2 - Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is one of the most recognized complications of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), but little is known about the molecular pathogenesis of this life-threatening complication. In this review, we present preliminary evidence which suggests that the extracellular-matrix-degrading protease, matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9), may play a role in the development of spontaneous ICH resulting from CAA. The amyloid-beta peptide (Aβ) induced the synthesis, cellular release, and activation of MMP-9 in murine cerebral endothelial cells (CECs), resulting in increased extracellular matrix (ECM) degradation. Furthermore, in a mouse model of CAA (APPsw transgenic mice), MMP-9 ...
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0036] There are many other diseases in addition to Alzheimers that progress with simultaneous changes in both proteins such as, for example but without limitation, moderate cognitive disorders or deficits, hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis-Dutch type, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, dementia associated with Parkinsons disease, neurodegenerative disease due to diffuse Lewy bodies, corticobasal degeneration, sub-acute sclerosing panencephalitis, dementia with argyrophilic grain disease and familial Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease. Therefore, another preferred embodiment of this aspect of the invention refers to the use of a compound of chemical structure (I) for the preparation of a medicinal drug for the prevention and/or treatment of a pathology related to increase in β-amyloid and hyperphosphorylation of tau that is selected from the list comprising: Alzheimers disease, moderate cognitive disorders or deficits, hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis-Dutch type, ...
The present invention relates to a compound of formula I, 1-1 or 1-2 wherein R1 is hydrogen, lower alkyl, lower alkyl substituted by halogen, halogen, lower alkoxy, or lower alkoxy substituted by halogen; R1 may be different if n=2 or 3 n is 1, 2 or 3 Ar is a six membered heteroaryl group, selected from wherein R2 is hydrogen, lower alkyl, lower alkyl substituted by halogen, halogen or lower alkoxy; R3 is hydrogen or halogen; or to a pharmaceutically active acid addition salt thereof. The compounds may be used for the treatment of Alzheimers disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis, Dutch-type (HCHWA-D), multi-infarct dementia, dementia pugilistica or Down syndrome.
Carboxyl end-specific monoclonal antibodies to amyloid beta protein (A beta) subtypes (A beta 40 and A beta 42(43)) differentiate A beta in senile plaques and amyloid angiopathy in brains of aged cynomolgus monkeys. ...
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In addition to directly binding to toxic beta amyloid and preventing plaque formation, curcumin has been shown to have at least seven other mechanisms that minimize the formation of beta amyloid. (These are outlined in Table 1.) All eight of these mechanisms are likely to be at work in an experiment in which specialized microscopy was used to study beta amyloid plaques in a mouse model of Alzheimers. This study demonstrated that curcumin enters the brain and then binds specifically to plaques, reducing their size by up to 30%.9 ...
The article by Pfeifer et al. describes the exacerbation of cerebral hemorrhages seen in an aged APP-transgenic model following passive administration of anti-Aβ antibodies directed to amino acids 3-6. This particular transgenic mouse, called APP23, is described by the authors in a previous paper as a spontaneous hemorrhagic stroke mouse model (Winkler et al., 2001). At approximately 19 months of age onward, the mouse exhibits severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), which is associated with recurrent hemorrhages as the mice age. Moderate to severe cerebral vascular amyloid also exists in approximately 26 percent of Alzheimers disease patients, as well, though the rate of hemorrhages is less than that seen in the APP23 mouse (approximately five percent of AD cases; see Greenberg et al., 1998).. When the authors gave 21-month-old APP23 mice a monoclonal antibody directed to Aβ3-6 once a week for five months, they saw that the rate of hemorrhages increased about twofold above baseline. The ...
The goal of this laboratory is to study the physiology of the cerebral microcirculation and device treatments to alleviate cerebrovascular dysfunction. This laboratory is headed by Dr. Ralph G. Dacey, Jr., Schwartz Professor and chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Daceys research centers on the implications of physiological phenomena on pathological conditions affecting the cerebral microvasculature such as subarachnoid hemorrhage and acute hypoxia with subsequent reoxygenation. In a second line of research, Dr. Hans H. Dietrich, assistant professor of neurological surgery, studies the role of purinergic regulation in microvascular regulation and adjustment of local microvascular flow. Recent additions to Dr. Dietrichs research interests include mechanism of amyloid beta-induced cerebrovascular dysfunction, cerebral amyloid angiopathy and vascular function in Alzheimers Disease, cerebral microvessel and astrocyte communication using a new ex vivo model of the neurovascular ...
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The accumulation of amyloid-β (Aβ) peptides as toxic oligomers, amyloid plaques, and cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is critical in the pathogenesis of Alzheimers disease (AD). The binding of Aβ peptides to apolipoprotein E (ApoE) plays an important role in modulation of amyloid deposition and clearance. We have shown that blocking the Aβ/ApoE interaction with Aβ12-28P, a nontoxic blood-brain-barrier permeable and non-fibrillogenic synthetic peptide, constitutes a novel therapeutic approach for AD by reducing Aβ parenchymal deposition. In the present study, we investigate this therapeutic effect on CAA in the transgenic (Tg) AD mice model (TgSwDI), which expresses Swedish (K670N/M671L), Dutch (E693Q)/Iowa (D694N) Aβ PP mutations. These mice develop abundant CAA beginning at the age of 6 months. Behavioral results show that Aβ12-28P treated TgSwDI AD mice performed the same as wild-type mice, whereas vehicle treated TgSwDI were impaired in spatial memory. Furthermore, this treatment resulted
The location of a primary intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) plays a large role in identifying the underlying cause and prognosis.1 Deep ICHs, located in the basal ganglia or brainstem, are associated with arteriolosclerosis due to aging, hypertension, and other conventional vascular risk factors, and they have a low rate of recurrence (≈1%/y-2%/y) if blood pressure is well controlled. Lobar ICHs, located in the cortex or underlying white matter, may instead be associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) caused by vascular amyloid deposition and are associated with several-fold higher risk of recurrence. MRI can further risk-stratify patients by identifying microbleeds or cortical superficial siderosis, indicating past asymptomatic bleeding events.1 In patients with lobar ICH, evidence of superficial siderosis or microbleeds restricted exclusively to lobar locations increases the probability that the underlying cause is CAA,2 and they are associated with a high risk for recurrence. ...
Several studies have shown that elevated plasma cholesterol levels (i.e. hypercholesterolemia) serve as a risk factor for late-onset Alzheimers disease (AD). However, it remains unclear how hypercholesterolemia may contribute to the onset and progression of AD pathology. In order to determine the role of hypercholesterolemia at various stages of AD, we evaluated the effects of high cholesterol diet (5% cholesterol) in wild-type (WT; C57BL6) and triple-transgenic AD (3xTg-AD: Psen1, APPSwe, tauB301L) mice at 7, 14, and 20 months. The transgenic APP-Swedish/Dutch/Iowa AD mouse model (APPSwDI) was used as a control since these animals are more pathologically-accelerated and are known to exhibit extensive plaque deposition and cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Here, we describe the effects of high cholesterol diet on: (1) cognitive function and stress, (2) AD-associated pathologies, (3) neuroinflammation, (4) blood-brain barrier disruption and ventricle size, and (5) vascular dysfunction. Our data show ...
Tau lesions also were found in the forms of NFT and clusters of tau-positive neurites (for example, pieces of dying neurons). NFT are observed in AD patients, but the tau-immunoreactive neuritic clusters in the neocortex appear specific to chimpanzees, said Dr. Patrick R. Hof, M.D., the Regenstreif professor and vice-chair of neuroscience at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. In addition, NFT pathology was observed in apes that exhibited plaques and moderate or severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy and in one individual with virtually no Aβ pathology.. The presence of amyloid and tau pathology in aged chimpanzees indicates these AD lesions are not specific to the human brain as generally believed, Hof said. Whether these pathologies play a key role in age-related cognitive decline requires continued investigation of this species, said Dr. Elliott Mufson, professor and the Greening Chair in Aging at the Barrow Neurological Institute.. This research adds to a growing number of studies ...
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), encompassing Crohns disease and ulcerative colitis, has multifactorial aetiology with complex interactions between genetic and environmental factors. Over 150 genetic loci are associated with IBD. The genetic contribution of the majority of those loci towards explained heritability is low. Recent studies have reported an increasing spectrum of human monogenic diseases that can present with IBD-like intestinal inflammation. A substantial proportion of patients with those genetic defects present with very early onset of intestinal inflammation. The 40 monogenic defects with IBD-like pathology selected in this review can be grouped into defects in intestinal epithelial barrier and stress response, immunodeficiencies affecting granulocyte and phagocyte activity, hyper- and autoinflammatory disorders as well as defects with disturbed T and B lymphocyte selection and activation. In addition, there are defects in immune regulation affecting regulatory T cell activity and
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Deposition of beta-amyloid along cerebral vessels is found in most patients suffering from Alzheimers disease. The effects of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) on the function of cerebral blood vessels were analyzed applying cerebral blood volume (CBV)-based fMRI to transgenic arcA beta mice. In a cortical brain region of interest (ROI), displaying high CAA, arcA beta mice older than 16 months showed reduced response to the vasodilatory substance acetazolamide compared to age-matched wild-type animals, both with regard to rate (vascular reactivity) and extent of vasodilation (maximal vasodilation). In a subcortical ROI, displaying little CAA, no genotype-specific decrease was observed, but maximal vasodilation decreased with age in arcA beta and wild-types. These findings indicate that vascular beta-amyloid deposits reduce the capacity of cerebral blood vessels to dilate upon demand, supporting the hypothesis that vascular beta-amyloid contributes to hypoperfusion and neurological deficits ...
We evaluated cerebrospinal fluid amyloid-β 1-40 (Aβ40), amyloid-β 1-42 (Aβ42), total and phosphorylated-tau (t-tau and p-tau) in patients with symptomatic isolated cortical supratentorial superficial siderosis (SS), by prospectively recruiting ten patients with SS in the absence of pre-existing cognitive dysfunction, and comparing biomarkers with lobar hematoma cerebral amyloid angiopathy patients (LH-CAA, n = 13), Alzheimers disease patients (AD, n = 42), and controls (n = 16). Compared to controls, SS patients showed statistically significant higher t-tau (p = 0.019) and lower Aβ42 (p = 0.0084). Compared to other groups, SS showed statistically significant lower t-tau, p-tau, and Aβ40 compared to AD (p = 0.0063, p = 0.0004, and p = 0022, respectively), and higher p-tau compared to LH-CAA (p = 0.012).
A 56-year-old man noticed discomfort in his left lower limb, followed by convulsion and numbness in the same area. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed white matter lesions in the right parietal lobe accompanied by leptomeningeal or leptomeningeal and cortical post-contrast enhancement along the parietal sulci. The patient also exhibited higher brain dysfunction corresponding with the lesions on MRI. Histological pathology disclosed β-amyloid in the blood vessels and perivascular inflammation, which highlights the diagnosis of cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)-related inflammation. Pulse steroid therapy was so effective that clinical and radiological findings immediately improved. CAA-related inflammation is a rare disease, defined by the deposition of amyloid proteins within the leptomeningeal and cortical arteries associated with vasculitis or perivasculitis. Here we report a patient with CAA-related inflammation who showed higher brain dysfunction that improved with steroid therapy. In cases with
As has been described in naturally occurring CAA (1, 5), vascular amyloid deposition in APP23 mice is most frequently found in arteries/arterioles and occurs most often in vessels outside the brain parenchyma proper (e.g., pia, fissures). The arterial predilection suggests that an anatomical difference between arteries and veins (e.g., presence of significant amounts of smooth muscle) could contribute to the development of CAA. Indeed, it has been hypothesized that Aβ is deposited by vascular smooth muscle cells and/or perivascular microglia, and APP expression and Aβ production by vascular cells have been well documented (22, 23). These reports and the observation that vessels apart from the neuropil are more often affected strongly implicate local production or circulating Aβ as an important source, although these hypotheses fail to explain the exclusive localization of CAA to cerebral vessels. In the present study, through examination of APP transgenic mice on an App-null background, we ...
We have shown that the expression of a number of protective genes and a protective pathway culminating in Bad phosphorylation are increased in mice that overexpress APPSw and have no neuronal loss. Increased levels of IGF-2 mRNA and protein correspond to increased activation of the IGF-1 receptor, activation of Akt and Erk1/2, and phosphorylation of Bad in APPSw mice. The increased expression of TTR and IGF-2 as well as increased phospho-Bad staining in hippocampal neurons was consistent in both preplaque (6 months) and postplaque (12 months) Tg2576 mice. Other conditions, such as the presence of a human tau gene, may be necessary for complete AD pathology. However, taken together, these data imply that the lack of neurodegeneration in APPSw mice is a result of the activation of known cell survival pathways associated with the overexpression of APPSw.. Transthyretin has been shown to bind Aβ and inhibit Aβ aggregation (Schwarzman et al., 1994). In human AD patients the concentration of TTR is ...
An enzyme involved in the formation of the amyloid-beta protein associated with Alzheimer s disease can also alter the mechanism by which signals are transmitted between brain cells.

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Amyloid deposition in small arteries of the cerebrum leads to friability and haemorrhage. There are also rare familial forms of ... Background Sporadic cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is the most common cause of lobar intracranial haemorrhage, which in ... Journal Club Review: "Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy with and without Haemorrhage. Posted on May 12, 2015 by dulcetware ... Sporadic cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is the most common cause of lobar intracranial haemorrhage, which in itself accounts ...
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Familial Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
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A familial disorder marked by AMYLOID deposits in the walls of small and medium sized blood vessels of CEREBRAL CORTEX and ... Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial; Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Genetic; Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Hereditary; Dutch ... Cerebral Arterial Diseases: 20*Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: 794*Familial Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: 37*familial British ... Cerebral Arterial Diseases: 20*Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: 794*Familial Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: 37*familial British ...
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Screening for Familial APP Mutations in Sporadic Cerebral Amyloid AngiopathyScreening for Familial APP Mutations in Sporadic Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy

... PLoS ONE 5(11): e13949. ... Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), a common cause of symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) in the elderly, can also occur ... The majority of affected families harbor mutations in the Beta amyloid Peptide (Aβ) coding region of the gene for amyloid ... Conclusions/Significance: We found no evidence that variants at loci associated with familial CAA play a role in sporadic CAA. ...
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Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial | definition of Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial by Medical dictionaryCerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial | definition of Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial by Medical dictionary

... familial? Meaning of Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial medical term. What does Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial mean? ... familial in the Medical Dictionary? Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial explanation free. What is Cerebral amyloid angiopathy ... Looking for online definition of Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, ... amyloid+angiopathy%2c+familial,cerebral amyloid angiopathy,/a, ... cerebral amyloid angiopathy. (redirected from Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial) Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. Definition. ...
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Study Evaluating the Safety,Tolerability and Efficacy of PF-04360365 in Adults With Probable Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy - Full...Study Evaluating the Safety,Tolerability and Efficacy of PF-04360365 in Adults With Probable Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy - Full...

Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial. Amyloidosis. Proteostasis Deficiencies. Metabolic Diseases ... Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (CAA) is a condition caused by the build-up of a protein called amyloid, predominantly Aβ40, within ... Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is caused by the progressive deposition of amyloid, predominantly AB40, within the walls of ... Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA). cerebrovascular reactivity. functional MRI. randomized. double blind. safety. efficacy. ...
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The Silent Cortical Infarcts in the Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: Is There a Link With Subarachnoid Hemorrhage? - Full Text View...The Silent Cortical Infarcts in the Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: Is There a Link With Subarachnoid Hemorrhage? - Full Text View...

Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial. CADASIL. Pathologic Processes. Intracranial Hemorrhages. ... The Cerebral Amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is the leading cause of cortical hemorrhage after 65 years. The presence of cerebral ... The Silent Cortical Infarcts in the Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: Is There a Link With Subarachnoid Hemorrhage? (CAA). The ... The Silent Cortical Infarcts in the Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: Is There a Link With Subarachnoid Hemorrhage?. ...
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Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy in Stroke Medicine (20.01.2017)Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy in Stroke Medicine (20.01.2017)

These amyloid fibrils trigger degenerative changes that destroy the vascular... ... is characterized histopathologically by amyloid fibrils in the small to middle-sized blood vessels usually the arteries of the ... CAA generally occurs sporadically in older individuals; the familial forms are very rare (3). The prevalence of CAA increases ... Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) is characterized histopathologically by amyloid fibrils in the small to middle-sized blood ...
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Brain Diseases | MedlinePlusBrain Diseases | MedlinePlus

... hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathy (National Library of Medicine) * Genetics Home Reference: primary familial brain ... Cerebral Atrophy (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) * Encephalopathy (National Institute of Neurological ... Genetics Home Reference: familial porencephaly (National Library of Medicine) * Genetics Home Reference: ...
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Dr. Daniel Press, MD - Boston, MA - Neurology | Healthgrades.comDr. Daniel Press, MD - Boston, MA - Neurology | Healthgrades.com

Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease With Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. - Familial Forms of Alzheimers Disease. ...
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Dr. David Drachman, MD - Worcester, MA - Neurology | Healthgrades.comDr. David Drachman, MD - Worcester, MA - Neurology | Healthgrades.com

Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease With Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. - Familial Forms of Alzheimers Disease. ...
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Genetics and molecular pathogenesis of sporadic and hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathies.  - PubMed - NCBIGenetics and molecular pathogenesis of sporadic and hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathies. - PubMed - NCBI

a-c Marked activated microglial reaction in relation to amyloid laden blood vessels in familial British dementia (confocal ... In cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), amyloid fibrils deposit in walls of arteries, arterioles and less frequently in veins and ... Genetics and molecular pathogenesis of sporadic and hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathies.. Revesz T1, Holton JL, Lashley T ... Genetics and molecular pathogenesis of sporadic and hereditary cerebral amyloid angiopathies. Acta Neuropathol. ;118(1):115-130 ...
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Hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis             | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS...Hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS...

... information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Hereditary cerebral ... familial; Cerebral amyloid angiopathy; HCHWA; CAA, familial; Cerebral amyloid angiopathy, familial; cerebral amyloid angiopathy ... ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/hereditary-cerebral-amyloid-angiopathy. *Menon RS. Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy. Medscape. April 25, ... Hereditary cerebral hemorrhage with amyloidosis Title Other Names:. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy; HCHWA; CAA, ...
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Alzheimer disease 1Alzheimer disease 1

A familial early-onset form of Alzheimer disease. It can be associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Alzheimer disease is a ... Early-onset Alzheimer disease with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Keywords. › Alzheimer disease. › Neurodegeneration. › ... extracellular amyloid plaques and vascular amyloid deposits. The major constituents of these plaques are neurotoxic amyloid- ... beta protein 40 and amyloid-beta protein 42, that are produced by the proteolysis of the transmembrane APP protein. The ...
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GRID2IP Gene - GeneCards | GRD2I Protein | GRD2I AntibodyGRID2IP Gene - GeneCards | GRD2I Protein | GRD2I Antibody

cerebral amyloid angiopathy, itm2b-related, 2. *dementia, familial danish; fdd. donnai-barrow syndrome. * ... Diseases associated with GRID2IP include Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Itm2b-Related, 2 and Donnai-Barrow Syndrome. An important ...
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FMNL3 Gene - GeneCards | FMNL3 Protein | FMNL3 AntibodyFMNL3 Gene - GeneCards | FMNL3 Protein | FMNL3 Antibody

cerebral amyloid angiopathy, itm2b-related, 2. *dementia, familial danish; fdd. protoplasmic astrocytoma. *protoplasmic ... Diseases associated with FMNL3 include Malignant Breast Melanoma and Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Itm2b-Related, 2. Among its ...
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Farrell MA[au] - PubMed - NCBIFarrell MA[au] - PubMed - NCBI

Familial cerebral amyloid angiopathy due to the Iowa mutation in an Irish family. ... Autoregulated paracellular clearance of amyloid-β across the blood-brain barrier.. Keaney J, Walsh DM, OMalley T, Hudson N, ... Amyloid-beta protein dimers isolated directly from Alzheimers brains impair synaptic plasticity and memory. ... Alzheimers disease brain-derived amyloid-β-mediated inhibition of LTP in vivo is prevented by immunotargeting cellular prion ...
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Anti-beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody (ab17295) | AbcamAnti-beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody (ab17295) | Abcam

Rabbit polyclonal beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody validated for WB, ELISA and tested in Human and Mouse. Immunogen corresponding to ... Patients develop cerebral hemorrhage because of the severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Parenchymal amyloid deposits are rare ... Defects in APP are the cause of Alzheimer disease type 1 (AD1) [MIM:104300]. AD1 is a familial early-onset form of Alzheimer ... Defects in APP are the cause of cerebral amyloid angiopathy APP-related (CAA-APP) [MIM:605714]. A hereditary localized ...
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Anti-beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody [BDI350] (ab20068)Anti-beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody [BDI350] (ab20068)

Mouse monoclonal beta Amyloid 1-40 antibody [BDI350] validated for WB, ELISA, IHC, ICC and tested in Human. Referenced in 1 ... Patients develop cerebral hemorrhage because of the severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Parenchymal amyloid deposits are rare ... Defects in APP are the cause of Alzheimer disease type 1 (AD1) [MIM:104300]. AD1 is a familial early-onset form of Alzheimer ... Defects in APP are the cause of cerebral amyloid angiopathy APP-related (CAA-APP) [MIM:605714]. A hereditary localized ...
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Calcaneal bone redness and Infection - Symptom Checker - check medical symptoms at RightDiagnosisCalcaneal bone redness and Infection - Symptom Checker - check medical symptoms at RightDiagnosis

... with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. 78. Alzheimer disease, familial, 1. 79. Alzheimer disease, familial, 11. 80. Alzheimer ... Familial Forms of Alzheimers Disease. 414. Familial Granulomatosis, Blau type. 415. Familial hyperlipoproteinemia. 416. ... Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and unusual plaques. 82. Alzheimer disease, familial, 4. 83. ... Parkinson disease, familial, type 1 (PARK1). 894. Paronychia. 895. Pasteurella multocida. 896. Pearsons anemia. 897. Pediatric ...
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Dark areas under eyes and Intermittent hay fever-like runny nose and Nocturnal symptoms - Symptom Checker - check medical...Dark areas under eyes and Intermittent hay fever-like runny nose and Nocturnal symptoms - Symptom Checker - check medical...

... with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. 37. Alzheimer disease, familial, 1. 38. Alzheimer disease, familial, 11. 39. Alzheimer ... Familial Forms of Alzheimers Disease. 189. Fatal familial insomnia. 190. Favre-Goldman syndrome. 191. Fibromyalgia. 192. Fitz- ... Alzheimer disease, familial, 3, with spastic paraparesis and unusual plaques. 41. Alzheimer disease, familial, 4. 42. Ambien ... Mycosis fungoides, familial. 474. Myelogenous leukemia. 475. Myeloid Sarcoma. 476. Myeloproliferative diseases. 477. Myofascial ...
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Dementia, familial Danish             | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS ProgramDementia, familial Danish | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS Program

Cerebral amyloid angiopathy. 0011970 Dementia. Dementia, progressive Progressive dementia [ more ] 0000726 Hearing impairment. ... Dementia, familial Danish Title Other Names:. FDD; Familial Danish dementia; Cerebellar ataxia, cataract, deafness, and ... PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Dementia, familial Danish. Click ... dementia or psychosis; FDD; Familial Danish dementia; Cerebellar ataxia, cataract, deafness, and dementia or psychosis; ...
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Ataxia - RightDiagnosis.comAtaxia - RightDiagnosis.com

Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial ... ataxia*Cerebral Autosomal Recessive Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and ... Cerebral gigantism -- jaw cysts ... ataxia*Cerebral Palsy, Ataxic, Autosomal Recessive ... ataxia*Cerebral sarcoma ... ataxic ... Cerebral palsy *Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 1, infantile *Ceroid lipofuscinosis, neuronal 5 *Ceruloplasmin deficiency * ... Familial isolated deficiency of vitamin E ... ataxia*Feline spongiform encephalopathy ... Ataxia*Female carrier ALD ... ataxia* ...
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Patent US6331296 - Food additives which affect conformationally altered proteins - Google PatentsPatent US6331296 - Food additives which affect conformationally altered proteins - Google Patents

Aβ peptide in amyloid plaques of Alzheimers disease and cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA); α-synuclein deposits in Lewy bodies ... and familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) (Kelly (1996) Curr Opin Strut Biol 6(1):11-7). The cause of amyloid formation in FAP ... The term "cerebral amyloid angiopathy" (abbreviated herein as CAA) as used herein refers to a condition associated with ... The term "phenomenon associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy" as used herein refers to a molecular, structural, or ...
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Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy | JACC: Journal of the American College of CardiologyCerebral Amyloid Angiopathy | JACC: Journal of the American College of Cardiology

... associated with familial amyloidosis of the Finnish type; and familial British Dementia and familial Danish dementia, which are ... amyloid-beta. AD. Alzheimer dementia. AF. atrial fibrillation. CAA. cerebral amyloid angiopathy. CMB. cerebral microbleed. cSAH ... the result of β-amyloid deposition in cerebral vessels. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is common among elderly patients, and is ... 1983) Cerebral amyloid angiopathy: incidence and complications in the aging brain. I. Cerebral hemorrhage. Stroke 14:915-923. ...
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3ovj - Proteopedia, life in 3D3ovj - Proteopedia, life in 3D

Patients develop cerebral hemorrhage because of the severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Parenchymal amyloid deposits are rare ... Characterization of amyloid fibril beta-peptide in familial Alzheimers disease with APP717 mutations. Biochem Biophys Res ... Novel amyloid precursor protein mutation in an Iowa family with dementia and severe cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Ann Neurol. ... It can be associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Alzheimer disease is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by ...
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  • The principal clinical characteristics are recurrent cerebral and cerebellar hemorrhages, recurrent strokes, cerebral ischemia, cerebral infarction, and progressive mental deterioration. (proteopedia.org)
  • Being laden with amyloid plaques aggregated on their walls the vessels become weakened and prone to rapture, which in turn leads to recurrent intracerebral haemorrhage. (termedia.pl)
  • Cerebral ischemia is the most common type of neuronal injury and is characterized by a reduction in the function and number of hippocampal neurons. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Diagnosing and treating Alzheimer's and other diseases associated with amyloid fibers remains a great challenge despite intensive research. (proteopedia.org)
  • The young onset forms of these diseases are frequently familial. (bmj.com)
  • This study highlights that having a profound understanding in the underlying interactive mechanism between amyloid and the immune system provides research directions on the opportunities and difficulties when targeting key therapeutic points for the treatment of these devastating chronic diseases in clinical practice. (docme.ru)
  • Elevation of SAA ( serum amyloid A ) is similar across ethnic groups and is also induced in many other unrelated diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease. (mad-cow.org)
  • Spread of amyloid seeding by ISF may also occur in multiple human brain diseases involving CAA. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Griffiths RA, Mortimer TF, Oppenheimer DR, Spalding JM (1982) Congophilic angiopathy of the brain: a clinical and pathological report on two siblings. (springer.com)
  • Particularly, numerous studies have supported the idea termed "amyloid cascade hypothesis", namely that the conformational changes of A P and its neurotoxicity play a central role in AD pathogenesis [ 12 , 13 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Nonetheless, many steps in the amyloid cascade hypothesis remain unproven. (medscape.com)
  • Many authors have proposed a "two-hit" hypothesis of familial CCM wherein epigenetic or environmental exposure (the second hit) results in CCM gene loss-of-function and may account for the proclivity of these lesions to accumulate over time and with exposure to radiation. (statpearls.com)
  • Neuroprotective effects of leptin on cerebral ischemia through JAK2/STAT3/PGC-1-mediated mitochondrial function modulation. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Astragaloside IV Alleviates Cerebral Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury by Activating the Janus Kinase 2 and Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 Signaling Pathway. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Hispidulin exhibits neuroprotective activities against cerebral ischemia reperfusion injury through suppressing NLRP3-mediated pyroptosis. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Our previous study showed neuroprotective effects of hispidulin against cerebral ischemia reperfusion inj. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Calcitriol alleviates global cerebral ischemia-induced cognitive impairment by reducing apoptosis regulated by VDR/ERK signaling pathway in rat hippocampus. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The primary objective of the Neuroprotect trial is to assess whether or not a new goal directed hemodynamic optimization strategy can reduce cerebral ischemia in post-cardiac arrest (CA) p. (bioportfolio.com)
  • 1992). Lupus anticoagulant and anticardiolipin antibodies in young adults with cerebral ischemia . (clicktocurecancer.info)
  • The primary manifestation of leptomeningeal vessel involvement is due to convexity subarachnoid hemorrhage , which can present with transient focal neurological symptoms (TFNS) or "amyloid spells" 25 . (radiopaedia.org)