Health and Aging

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Genes

  • Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Fact Sheet
    Mutations in certain genes rarely cause Alzheimer’s. More often, genetic variants increase disease risk. Learn more about Alzheimer’s and genetics.
  • Biology of Aging
    Learn from NIA’s research on the basic biology of aging. Read about the relationship between aging and genetics, metabolism, and the immune system, as well as directions for future study.