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Rare gene discovered that doubles Alzheimer's risk

Rare gene discovered that doubles Alzheimer's risk


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A research collaboration led by Washington University has found a gene variation that doubles one's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. The finding adds to a rapidly accelerating body of information about the neurodegenerative disease, which affects more than 5 million Americans.

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Lois M. Collins


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