Latest Apolipoprotein E Stories

2010-01-26 13:51:37

Genetic adaption to meat-rich diets may also lead to high rates of Alzheimer's and heart disease.

2009-12-09 19:41:51

The low-density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR) has received a lot of attention because of its connection with coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis, but now it appears as if it may have a beneficial influence in degenerative brain diseases.

2009-12-03 21:19:52

Reversing abnormal brain activity in Alzheimer models improves development of new nerve cells born in adult brains.

2009-12-02 18:57:41

Human genes have adapted to inflammation, but we are more susceptible to diseases of aging.

2009-11-17 14:16:10

Brain imaging can offer a window into risk for diseases such as Alzheimer's disease (AD).

2009-11-13 15:51:00

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Research that is targeting the early diagnosis of Alzheimer disease has drawn national attention to the work of Michael Seidenberg, PhD, a faculty member at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Dr.

2009-10-06 14:27:11

The action of a small protein that is a major villain in Alzheimer's disease can be counterbalanced with another brain protein, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found in an animal study.

2009-09-08 14:12:57

An international team of scientists led by Cardiff University in Wales has reported finding two more genetic risk factors of Alzheimer's disease. The group said it completed the largest genome-wide association study ever involving patients with Alzheimer's disease.

2009-09-07 06:45:00

An international team of scientists has identified two more genetic risk factors for Alzheimer's disease. The findings are reported in the online edition of the journal Nature Genetics.

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