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Advanced Biosystems | WILEY-V C H VERLAG GMBH | Published : 2018
Awarded by NHMRC Dementia Research Leadership Fellowship
D.R.N. and T.Y.W. contributed equally to this work. This research was supported by funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council Australia the Australian Research Council and CASS Foundation, Australia. K.F.B. was supported by a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Postgraduate Scholarship Doctoral award; D.R.N. was supported by a NHMRC Dementia Research Leadership Fellowship (GNT1135657); C.L.P. was supported by a Senior Medical Research Fellowship provided by the Viertel Charitable Foundation, Australia. The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health acknowledges the support from the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Grant. Access to the facilities of the Centre for Advanced Microscopy with funding through the Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis Research Facility is gratefully acknowledged. The authors thank Ms Mong Tien for their technical assistance with tissue processing and histochemistry.