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Genes

  • Thumbnail of Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Fact Sheet Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Fact Sheet
    Read about Alzheimer’s and genetics, including research. A genetic mutation can cause early-onset Alzheimer’s. Genetic variants influence disease risk.
  • Thumbnail of Biology of Aging: Research Today for a Healthier Tomorrow 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.
  • cover of Understanding Alzheimer's Disease Genes Understanding Alzheimer's Genes: Know Your Family History
    Learn about genes, their role in Alzheimer’s disease, and what it means to have a family history of Alzheimer’s in an easy-to-read booklet from NIA.