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Can the immune system fight Alzheimer disease?

Mobilizing the immune system may be a promising strategy to fight Alzheimer disease. A clinical trial has shed light on the therapeutic potential—and the pitfalls—of Aβ immunization.

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Hyman, B., Growdon, J. Can the immune system fight Alzheimer disease?. Nat Med 12, 755–756 (2006).

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