We talk to Dr. Nathaniel Chin, Director of Medical Services at the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, about what the current research says about your genetics and Alzheimer’s risk.
0:54: Genetics and dementia: what the latest research says
4:04: How the ApoE4 gene increases Alzheimer’s risk
10:26: Who should get a genetic test of Alzheimer’s
33:54: The genes that could protect against Alzheimer’s
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