Specific Mutation May Impact Alzheimer’s by Triggering Other Genes

Specific Mutation May Impact Alzheimer’s by Triggering Other Genes
Selonterra researchers have discovered that the APOE4 gene impacts Alzheimer’s disease (AD) mechanisms in an entirely different way than previously believed. The mutation does not change the behavior of the protein itself, but triggers the activation of nearby genes, which may contribute to Alzheimer’s. The study, “Identification of a Nuclear Respiratory Factor 1 Recognition Motif

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