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Is Alzheimer's genetic? A look at the role of genes in Alzheimer's disease risk

Is Alzheimer’s Genetic?

By Simon Spichak, MSc | May 4th, 2022

Short answer: It’s complicated! Many genes increase Alzheimer’s risk by some measure. Some genes increase risk by quite a lot. But overall, genetics is…

Biogen CEO Steps Down, Downsizing Sales of Aduhelm

By Simon Spichak, MSc | May 3rd, 2022

Biogen CEO Michel Vounatsos will resign as the company begins to substantially reduce its infrastructure for producing Aduhelm.  Biogen announced today that CEO Michel…


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