ApoE4 – The Ancestral Allele

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More evidence on ApoE4 / HSV / Alzheimer’s connection

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Turns out there is a fair bit of study on this connection we recently reported on. Here’s another paper (gated): Herpes simplex virus type 1, apolipoprotein E, and cholesterol: a dangerous liaison in Alzheimer’s disease and other disorders. ApoE4 appears to predispose the brain to multiple weaknesses against stressors, we’ve already covered how E4s should not get hit in the head, and this HSV vulnerability is another thing to watch out for.

Written by patrissimo

May 3, 2014 at 11:19 pm