“Goddess of fate” gene shows Alzheimer’s potential

Patric Hagmann et al.

New research has shown that a variant of a gene associated with longevity also causes improved brain function in it’s carriers, providing clues to treat conditions such as Alzheimer’s. Credit image@ Patric Hagmann et al., wikimedia commons

New research has shown that a variant of a gene associated with longevity also causes improved brain function in it’s carriers, providing clues to treat conditions such as Alzheimer’s. Credit image@ Patric Hagmann et al., wikimedia commons