New Tool Can Predict Alzheimer’s Better Than Genetic Variant APOE E4 Alone, Study Finds

New Tool Can Predict Alzheimer’s Better Than Genetic Variant APOE E4 Alone, Study Finds
A new test developed by researchers at UC San Francisco and UC San Diego can better predict which cognitively normal adults will develop Alzheimer’s dementia later in life than testing for the well-known genetic variant APOE E4 alone, according to a new study. The study, titled “Polygenic hazard scores in preclinical Alzheimer disease,” was published

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One comment

  1. Denise says:

    Looking for any information regarding gene splicing to reprogram DNA to treat/cure Alzheimer’s. Studies or trials, past or present.

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