Journal article

Evidence of a Cardiovascular Function for Microtubule-Associated Protein Tau

Ashenafi H Betrie, Scott Ayton, Ashley I Bush, James A Angus, Peng Lei, Christine E Wright

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease | IOS PRESS | Published : 2017


Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Mr. Mark Ross-Smith and Dr. Makhala Khammy for assistance with the myography experiments, Ms. Linda Cornthwaite-Duncan for assistance with the in vivo experiments, and the Florey Histology Unit (Ms. Mirjana Bogeski) for assistance with the immunostaining of tau in the heart. The study was supported by funds from the Australian Research Council, the National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia, the Cooperative Research Centre for Mental Health, Alzheimer's Australia Dementia Research Foundation and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81571236).