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BIO Magazine - When an anthropologist tackles Alzheimer's disease Δεκέμβριος 2015
Δεκέμβριος 2015 No38

BIO Interview

When an anthropologist tackles Alzheimer's disease
When an anthropologist tackles Alzheimer's disease

How did an anthropologist come to study Alzheimer's disease?
Initially, I became interested in people's responses to genetic testing for the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's. The uncertainties are enormous and even the experts cannot give you much information upon which to make decisions. Around that time I met Robert Green, a specialist in the genetics of Alzheimer's now at Harvard Medical School. He was starting a randomised, controlled trial of healthy people from families with a history of late-onset Alzheimer's.

What was the focus of the trial?
The e4 variant of the apolipoprotein E (APOE) gene is associated with increased risk for late-onset Alzheimer's. The trial participants were tested to see which variant they carried and then followed up for a year with ...

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229735.300-when-an-anthropologist-tackles-alzheimers-disease.html

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