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BrainWaves #145 Astroglia and Alzheimer disease

MedLink Neurology
Podcast is delighted to feature selected episodes from BrainWaves, courtesy of James E Siegler MD, its originator and host. BrainWaves is an academic audio podcast whose mission is to educate medical providers through clinical cases and topical reviews in neurology, medicine, and the humanities. Episodes originally aired from 2016 to 2021.

Originally released: August 8, 2019

Clean up on aisle 4!

Or should it be IL-4? In this week's installment of the BrainWaves Podcast, we immerse ourselves into the microscopic environment of Alzheimer disease pathology. It's interesting, it's messy, and whoever made this mess is also responsible for the clean-up.

Produced by James E Siegler. Music courtesy of Andy Cohen, Brendan Kinsella, Cuicuitte, Damiano Baldoni, Kai Engel, Nctrnm. Sound effects by Mike Koenig,, Caroline Ford, Robertv, and Daniel Simion. BrainWaves' podcasts and online content are intended for medical education only and should not be used for clinical decision-making. Be sure to follow us on Twitter (now X) @brainwavesaudio for the latest updates to the podcast.


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