Ashkenazi Jews are more likely to suffer from Alzheimer’s, according to a study

Ashkenazi Jews are more likely to suffer from Alzheimer's, according to a study

Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the most common neurodegenerative disease in the world, affects people of all ethnicities and races. However, most AD genetic research has been performed in individuals of European ancestry (EA), with a limited number of large-scale genetic studies in other populations. Over the centuries, Ashkenazi Jews have been almost completely genetically isolated from … Read more