Genomics and neurodegenerative disease

4 February 2019

Neurodegenerative diseases are a broad group of hundreds of progressive, debilitating, largely incurable and ultimately terminal conditions. The most common neurodegenerative diseases are Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson's disease. While lifestyle, environment and age all impact on our risk of developing any of these conditions, our genetic makeup also has a significant role to play. 

Read the blog - Is there a role for genomics in dementia?

infographic on genomics in neurodegeneration