All posts tagged "Apolipoprotein E"

  • Gene Variants Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

    Mutations in the gene that codes for apolipoprotein E are linked to Alzheimer’s disease. New research suggests that a group of other genes can also contribute to developing sporadic forms of the disease. One of our genes...

    • Posted December 23, 2011
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  • Alzheimer’s Risk Gene Causes Changes in Shapes of Brain Protein Deposits

    Researchers have used a newly discovered class of biomarkers to investigate the possibility that the shape of brain protein deposits is different in people with Alzheimer’s who have the highest-risk gene type than in those with the...

    • Posted July 14, 2010
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