Arches. Photo by Daniel Chia
HOPES: Huntington's Outreach Project for Education, at Stanford
Feb
08
2011

inclusion bodies

Another term for neuronal inclusions, which are clumps of mutant protein. These mutant proteins have abnormally expanded polyglutamine tracts in hereditary tri-nucleotide repeat disorders. Also referred to as neuronal intranuclear inclusions or nuclear inclusions.