People who die of severe COVID-19 have brain abnormalities that resemble changes caused by Alzheimer’s Disease. A series of small studies have found the accumulation of a protein called tau inside brain cells. Abnormal amounts of the protein beta-amyloid that accumulates inside amyloid plaques were also found. In Alzheimer's COVID patients - what brain abnormalities […]
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