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ˈæm əˌlɔɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amyloid(noun)

    a non-nitrogenous food substance consisting chiefly of starch; any substance resembling starch


  2. amyloid(adj)

    (pathology) a waxy translucent complex protein resembling starch that results from degeneration of tissue


  3. starchlike, amylaceous, amyloid, amyloidal, farinaceous(adj)

    resembling starch

    granulose, mealy, granular, farinaceous, starchlike, amylaceous, gritty, amyloidal, coarse-grained, grainy


Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. amyloid


How to use amyloid in a sentence?

  1. James Pickett:

    Increasingly, research shows us that while amyloid plays an important part in Alzheimer's, it's not the only issue.

  2. Doug Williamson:

    Increasingly, there are imaging technologies that allow you to look at deposited amyloid plaque and even deposited tau in the brain.

  3. Francesca Cordeiro:

    Curcumin is fluorescent, if Francesca Cordeiro put the correct wavelength to it, it fluoresces, and it binds to the parts that are implicated in Alzheimer's, the beta amyloid plaque.

  4. Nobel Laureate:

    They were able to develop imaging technology so you can actually look at a beta amyloid in an entire mouse brain and substantial chunks of human brain and study where is it located, what kind of cells is it connected with.

  5. Simon Lovestone:

    Although a very interesting paper, I don't think we need to worry excessively, this form of( human growth hormone) treatment stopped 20 years ago and there is no evidence from this paper or any other work I am aware of that any other form of treatment would result in exposure to amyloid.

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