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2012

Serum and Cerebrospinal Fluid Levels of Transthyretin in Lewy Body Disorders...

Parkinson’s disease (PD) without (non-demented, PDND) and with dementia (PDD), and dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) are subsumed under the umbrella term Lewy body disorders (LBD). The main component of the underlying pathologic substrate, i.e. Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites, is misfolded alpha-synuclein...
San Francisco: PloS one, 2012