Review Full Article and Download as a PDF. By Dylan Shea and Valerie Daggett.

Biophysica 20222(2), 91-110;
Received: 7 April 2022 / Revised: 27 April 2022 / Accepted: 27 April 2022 / Published: 28 April 2022
“Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that is characterized clinically by progressive cognitive decline and pathologically by the β-sheet rich fibril plaque deposition of the amyloid-β (Aβ) peptide in the brain. While plaques are a hallmark of AD, plaque burden is not correlated with cognitive impairment. Instead, Aβ oligomers formed during the aggregation process represent the main agents of neurotoxicity, which occurs 10–20 years before patients begin to show symptoms…”