Estrogen Receptor Variants Modify Risk for Alzheimer ’ s Disease in a Multiethnic Female Cohort

  • Sarah C. Janickia, Naeun Parka, Rong Chenga, Joseph H. Leea, Nicole Schupfa, Lorraine N. Clarka
  • Published 2014


Background: Few studies of gene variants that affect estrogen activity investigate their association with age at onset of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in women of different ethnicities. We investigated the influence of ESR2 polymorphisms on age at onset of AD in a multiethnic cohort of women. Objectives:To determine whether gene variants would affect risk for… (More)

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