Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

<i>GRN</i> Mutations May Modify Risk for Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

GRN Mutations May Modify Risk for Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

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In the discovery stage, genome-wide and logistic and linear regression analyses were performed to examine the association of genetic variants with risk for disease and age at onset in those with a GRN mutation and controls who were free of neurodegenerative disorders.

Frontotemporal Dementia, Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration Symptoms More Common Later in Life

Frontotemporal Dementia, Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration Symptoms More Common Later in Life

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The investigators hope that the findings from the study help raise awareness of frontotemporal dementia in geriatric patients.

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