Thursday, April 28, 2011

Alzheimer’s Genes : The Four Known Alzheimer’s Genes

"Every new Alzheimer’s gene defect we find provides new clues regarding the cause of the disease, and what we need to do to stop the disease..."

Ultimately, the full list of Alzheimer’s genes emerging from the family-based genetic studies of the Alzheimer’s Genome Project and the population based studies of the International Genomics of Alzheimer's Project are getting us closer and closer to someday being able to eradicate Alzheimer’s disease using a strategy of early prediction and early intervention.
-- Dr. Rudolph Tanzi

Read it at the Alzheimer's Reading Room

Original content Bob DeMarco, the Caregiver.