Cholesterol, APOE genotype, and Alzheimer disease: an epidemiologic study of Nigerian Yoruba.

@article{Hall2006CholesterolAG,
  title={Cholesterol, APOE genotype, and Alzheimer disease: an epidemiologic study of Nigerian Yoruba.},
  author={K. Susanna S. Hall and J Bakker EP Jurasek L Murray RGE Tempest DW Baldwin Murrell and Adesola Ogunniyi and Maria Deeg and Olusegun Baiyewu and Sujuan Gao and Oye Gureje and Jeanne Dickens and Rebecca M Evans and Valerie Smith-Gamble and Frederick W. Unverzagt and Jun-Yi Shen and Hugh C Hendrie},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={66 2},
  pages={223-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between cholesterol and other lipids, APOE genotype, and risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) in a population-based study of elderly Yoruba living in Ibadan, Nigeria. METHODS Blood samples and clinical data were collected from Yoruba study participants aged 70 years and older (N = 1,075) as part of the Indianapolis-Ibadan Dementia Project, a longitudinal epidemiologic study of AD. Cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL), high-density lipoprotein (HDL), and… CONTINUE READING
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