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Alzheimer’s disease: The forgetting gene

One day in 1991, neurologist Warren Strittmatter asked his boss to look at some bewildering data. Strittmatter was studying amyloid-β, the main component of the molecular clumps found in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

At least the amyloid theory is losing stream, but nowhere in the article was there any discussion of neuroinflammation that can be reduced by high-dose fish oil. It’s also possible the higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids would modify the ApoE4-binding patterns to its receptor.

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