Association between polymorphisms in transforming growth factor-β1 and sporadic Alzheimer's disease in a Chinese population.


Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disorder of the brain. It causes the slow progressive loss of cognitive functions that ultimately leads to dementia and death in the elderly. The etiology and mechanism of late-onset AD (LOAD) are poorly understood, and genetic factors might play an important role in the development of AD. The… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00207454.2015.1088849