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Disruption of Calcium Homeostasis in Alzheimer’s Disease: Role of Channel Formation by β Amyloid Protein

By Masahiro Kawahara, Hironari Koyama, Susumu Ohkawara and Midori Megishi-Kato

Submitted: March 28th 2011Reviewed: August 18th 2011Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/31229

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Masahiro Kawahara, Hironari Koyama, Susumu Ohkawara and Midori Megishi-Kato (December 16th 2011). Disruption of Calcium Homeostasis in Alzheimer’s Disease: Role of Channel Formation by β Amyloid Protein, Advanced Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/31229. Available from:

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