Ciba Foundation Symposium 169 - Aluminium in Biology and Medicine

Ciba Foundation Symposium 169 - Aluminium in Biology and Medicine

Editor(s): Derek J. Chadwick, Julie Whelan

Published Online: 28 SEP 2007

Print ISBN: 9780471934134

Online ISBN: 9780470514306

DOI: 10.1002/9780470514306

About this Book

Prominent contributors address issues regarding the toxicity of aluminum which causes an encephalopathy in renal dialysis patients and is also known to damage animals and plants via acid rain. Examines the chemistry and biology of aluminum compounds focusing on the evidence for and against aluminum's role in Alzheimer's disease.

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    2. Aluminium Intoxication in Renal Disease (pages 123–141)

      David N. S. Kerr, Michael K. Ward, Hewett A. Ellis, William Simpson and Ian S. Parkinson

    3. Aluminium Accumulation, β-Amyloid Deposition and Neurofibrillary Changes in the Central Nervous System (pages 165–185)

      J. A. Edwardson, J. M. Candy, P. G. Ince, F. K. McArthur, C. M. Morris, A. E. Oakley, G. A. Taylor and E. Bjertness

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