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Scientists Find Gene Link to Alzheimer's


6/8/2007 4:45:22 AM

PHOENIX (AP) -- A team of Arizona researchers think they've found a gene that could help better predict a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. The gene - called GAB2 - seems to affect the odds that some people will get the progressive neurological disease that afflicts about 5 million Americans, according to the research team led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute and Banner Alzheimer's Institute.

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