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Term:
tau protein deposits (MP:0004250)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (16) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alpha-synuclein inclusion body  
amygdala microinfarct 
amyloid beta deposits  
argyrophilic inclusion bodies  
brain vacuoles  
cerebral amyloid angiopathy  
cerebral infarct +   
Hirano bodies 
Lafora bodies  
Lewy bodies  
neurofibrillary tangles  
Rosenthal fibers 
tau protein deposits  
formation of self-assembled tangles of paired helical filaments and straight filaments due to hyperphosphorylation of the tau protein; often seen in neuronal tissues of individuals with neurodegenerative disorders

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: tau protein tangles
Definition Sources: MGI:csmith

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