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formerly Central European Journal of Medicine

Editor-in-Chief: Darzynkiewicz, Zbigniew

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Volume 9, Issue 2


Volume 10 (2015)

Letter to the editor — inconsistency on frequencies of the human apolipoprotein E Gene expression

Ivan Sosa / Ines Strenja-Linic
Published Online: 2014-02-13 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-013-0263-5


In this letter, we share our concerns regarding fluctuations of homozygosity for ApoE/ɛ4 allele. It appeared that over time, expression of this gene raised the felled as reported by various researchers. Considering the diversity of phenotypic characteristics assigned to expression of ApoE/ɛ4, seems to be a potentially useful to direct practitioner on concrete figures related to the genetic propensity of many conditions, from circulatory to mental disorders.

Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease; ApoE/ɛ4; Chronic traumatic encephalopathy

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Published Online: 2014-02-13

Published in Print: 2014-04-01

Citation Information: Open Medicine, Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 313–314, ISSN (Online) 2391-5463, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-013-0263-5.

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