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Neurorestorative techniques as experimental approach to Alzheimer disease treatment

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Fernández, C.I., Soto, J., González, O. et al. Neurorestorative techniques as experimental approach to Alzheimer disease treatment. Molecular and Chemical Neuropathology 24, 241–244 (1995).

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  • Alzheimer disease
  • NGF infusion
  • septal cell choline acetyl transferase
  • hippocampus