Tag: Hippocampal Atrophy

Study Finds Genes Associated with Hippocampal Atrophy

Contact: Gina DiGravio, (617) 638-8480, gina.digravio@bmc.org (Boston) — In a genome-wide association (GWA) study, researchers from Boston University Schools of Medicine (BUSM) and Public Health (BUSPH), have identified several genes which influence degeneration of the hippocampus, the part of the brain most associated with Alzheimer disease (AD).  The study, which currently appears online as a […]