Lack of association between apolipoprotein E genoype and ischaemic stroke in a Scottish population.

@article{Macleod2001LackOA,
  title={Lack of association between apolipoprotein E genoype and ischaemic stroke in a Scottish population.},
  author={Mary Joan Macleod and Robert P J de Lange and Gerome Breen and David Meiklejohn and Helen A. Lemmon and D S Clair},
  journal={European journal of clinical investigation},
  year={2001},
  volume={31 7},
  pages={570-3}
}
BACKGROUND Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele has been associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease, and is also a major genetic susceptibility locus for Alzheimer's disease. Some studies have shown an association between apoE genotype and ischaemic stroke or outcome following stroke, while other studies have failed to do so. Materials and methods… CONTINUE READING