Neurofibrillary Degeneration: The Role of Aluminum

  • Michael L. Shelanski


Studies on the effects of drugs and toxic agents on the cytoskeleton have their origin in experimental neuropathology. Pathologists of the nervous system have long recognized the effects of a variety of agents on the argentophilic neurofibrils and classified them under the rubric of “neurofibrillary proliferation.”


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Initial Axonal Segment Paired Helical Filament Neurofibrillary Degeneration Cultured Dorsal Root Ganglion Neuron 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael L. Shelanski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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