What is APOE-4 Allele?
- Variant of a gene on chromosome 19 that significantly enhances risk for late-onset Alzheimer's disease (Butcher, Mineka & Hooley, 2004)
Frequently Asked Questions
- In which chromosome is it located?
- Why does it increase the risk for Alzheimer's disease?
- Why does it affect only late-Alzheimer's and not early-Alzheimer's disease?
- How does a traumatic brain injury affect it?