NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES

are collections of insoluble hyperphosphorylated tau protein which have been associated with the development of neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer's disease.

NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES: "Neurofibrillary tangles have been implicated in the neurodegenerative disease Alzherimers."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/neurofibrillary-tangles/ (accessed February 17, 2020).
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