Genetics and Alzheimer's disease: promises and caveats

Marshal Folstein

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As research continues to clarify the genetic role in Alzheimer's Disease, advances in genetic research can be expected, including the emergence of a field of specialty-geriatric genetics. This, in turn, will present additional ethical problems to the medical profession.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalNeurobiology of Aging
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Neuroscience
  • Aging
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Geriatrics and Gerontology


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