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36 However, even the detection of activated enzyme does not assure that the enzyme is active in the cell. 18,37 The certain way to ascertain whether these caspases are active in the cell is by the use of specific cell permeant fluorogenic substrates, compounds that have not yet been designed. Even so, the approach is not possible in postmortem tissue, leaving uncertainty about how to interpret immunohistologic evidence of caspase activation in AD brain tissue. Model systems such as cultured cells and transgenic animals can provide some insight into which of the multiple changes seen in tissue is central to the disease process and which are peripheral.
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