Study Suggests Alzheimer's Gene Test May Not Pose Psychological Risk | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Receiving information regarding apolipoprotein E, or APOE, status — a genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease — did not increase psychological risk in adult children of Alzheimer's patients, a new study has concluded. The research appears in today's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: metagenomic-based technique for determining protein structure, and more.

An academic laments the rise of narcissism in the sciences, the Guardian reports.

Outgoing FDA commissioner Robert Califf writes in an editorial that the agency can help boost innovation.

The Trump transition team has asked NIH Director Francis Collins to remain at his post, though it's unclear for how long that will be.