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Transthyretin Amyloidosis in Aged Vervet Monkeys, as a Candidate for the Spontaneous Animal Model of Senile Systemic Amyloidosis

By Shinichiro Nakamura, Mitsuharu Ueda, Naohide Ageyama, Yukio Ando and Ryuzo Torii

Submitted: November 2nd 2010Reviewed: June 15th 2011Published: September 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/19111

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Shinichiro Nakamura, Mitsuharu Ueda, Naohide Ageyama, Yukio Ando and Ryuzo Torii (September 22nd 2011). Transthyretin Amyloidosis in Aged Vervet Monkeys, as a Candidate for the Spontaneous Animal Model of Senile Systemic Amyloidosis, Amyloidosis - Mechanisms and Prospects for Therapy, Svetlana Sarantseva, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19111. Available from:

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