The Debate Over Aluminum's Connection to Alzheimers Disease


The first study linking aluminum and Alzheimers disease was conducted by a group led by Klatzo1. In the 31 years proceeding their initial conclusion, countless dollars have been gone towards research attempting to find a possible linkage between Alzheimers and aluminum, resulting in a wide range of conclusions.


1 Klatzo. I. et al. "Experimental production of neurofibrillary degeneration: I. Light microscopic observations." Journal Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 24 (1965):187-199.

Jennifer McGilton
mcgilton@u.arizona.edu
6 November 1997
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