Selective Loss of Central Cholinergic Neurons in Alzheimer's Disease

Lancet. 1976 Dec 25;2(8000):1403. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(76)91936-x.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Acetylcholinesterase / deficiency
  • Aged
  • Alzheimer Disease / enzymology*
  • Alzheimer Disease / pathology
  • Brain / enzymology*
  • Brain / pathology
  • Choline O-Acetyltransferase / deficiency
  • Dementia / enzymology*
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Parasympathetic Nervous System* / pathology
  • Receptors, Cholinergic

Substances

  • Receptors, Cholinergic
  • Choline O-Acetyltransferase
  • Acetylcholinesterase