This Biology Factsheet:
• Explains the basic functions of key regions of the brain.
• Explains how Alzheimer’s affects these regions.
• Describes students’ common confusion between the cerebrum and cerebellum, tangles and plaques and what Tau proteins are.
• How Alzheimer’s is being treated and possible ethical problems.
• The importance of investigations using placebos.
• Considers the problems facing carers of sufferers.

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Publication Date

January 2014


ISSN: 1351-5136

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