Genetics and the Alzheimer's Diseases

There have been several new developments in the research of Alzheimer's Disease in the past few years, and some of the most intriguing have been in the field of genetics. There are a few different categories that types of this disease fall into, and there have been linkages found to these catagories in several chromosomes including 21, 14, 19, and 1.

In order to find out about the chromosomes related to the Alzheimer's Diseases, click on the following chromosomes.

Chromosome 21

Chromosome 14

Chromosome 19

Chromosome 1

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Besides these, there are also other factors related to the risk and devolopment of AD listed below.

Environmental Factors



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