Nov 23, 2022

New Alzheimer’s Genes Discovered in World’s Largest Study

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, neuroscience

Summary: Researchers have identified two new genes, ATP8B4 and ABCA1, that are implicated in Alzheimer’s disease. The genes impact the brain’s immune system and cholesterol processing, leading to an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.

Source: Cardiff University.

Two new genes that raise a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s Disease have been discovered by researchers.

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