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Getting ApoE4 to shape up

Genetic Alzheimer’s risk factor repaired in human brain cells

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Monday, April 16, 2018

A new U.S. study has discovered for the first time in human neurons the cause of – and a potential solution for – the primary genetic risk factor for developing Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a gene called apolipoprotein E4 (ApoE4).

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