Tau Phosphorylation—Much More than a Biomarker

Sumihiro Maeda, Lennart Mucke

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Lasagna-Reeves et al. (2016) demonstrate that preventing the kinase Nuak1 from phosphorylating the microtubule-associated protein tau reduces the level of potentially pathogenic tau species in brain, a novel therapeutic strategy that could help counteract Alzheimer's disease and several other neurological disorders.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)265-267
Number of pages3
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Oct 19
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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