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  • authors are imminently certified to write down in this subject...their first-hand wisdom of the interval in query and of the members they interview enriches the book's content material considerably.''
    --Norman R. Relkin, MD, PhD in NEUROLOGY (April 2001)


    ''Katzman and Bick exhibit huge interviewing abilities, and their respondents offer remarkably beneficiant and candid fabric. This e-book will accordingly fascinate scholars of the historical past of technological know-how, despite their curiosity in Alzheimer's sickness. if you have such curiosity, it's a infrequent treat.''
    --John C.S. Breitner, MD, MPH, ANNALS OF NEUROLOGY (March 2001)

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I don't kno^v that he remembers me but when I Avent to Beyond the Fringe, he recognized me. That was a long time ago. KLB: That w^as a w^onderful play, even if it ^vas a long time ago. MICHAEL KIDD 43 Kidd: Well, an3Avay, he became president and no^v there is some sort of breaka^vay organization, the Association for Cerebral Degeneration, started in Nottingham. One of the people ^vho started it came from an Alzheimer's family. She ^vasn't satisfied vv^ith what \vas going on. She's very active, very vigorous about this.

I v^ent to a few^ symposia and contributed to the proceedings. I ^went to a funny one in Venice at San Georgio. Ludo van Bogaert ran the meeting on spongiform encephalopathy. It's the only time in my life I ever gave a paper in French because the Italians said they couldn't really foUo^w the English but they could understand the French. So I had to translate it all into French. I thought that ^vas pretty good! French is my second language. Well anyway, the job ran out of money in 1968. So I had to look round for a job.

And O'Connor, M. ) (1970). " Churchill, London. 4. Terry, R. D. and Gershon, S. ) (1976). " Raven Press, New York. 5. N. (1942). " Oxford Univ. Press, London. MICHAEL KIDD O u r second pioneer, Michael Kidd reported the paired helical filament structure of the Alzheimer neurofibrillary tangles from electron microscopic images in a ground-breaking paper in Nature in J a n u a r y 1963 and expanded on their description as well as that of the plaque in a longer paper in Brain in 1964. This work on A D was preceded in 1961 by Photo courtesy of Robert Chondler.

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