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Impact of APOE genotypes on chronic traumatic encephalopathy pathology

Heather Mason   |   Medical News   |   30 June 2022
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According to a study published in JAMA Neurology , APOEε4 may confer increased risk for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE)-related neuropathological and clinical outcomes among older individuals with repetitive head impacts.

The cross-sectional genetic association study analysed 364 consecutive brain donors, all exposed to repetitive head impact (RHI) from contact sports...

          

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