Stress, race, and APOE: Understanding the interplay of risk factors for changes in cognitive functioning Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Apolipoprotein E4
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Stress, Psychological

abstract

  • Recent stressful late-life events have a greater impact on the cognitive status of individuals with an ϵ4 allele. While Caucasians appear to be less vulnerable to cognitive losses at lower levels of stress, as the number of stressful life events increases that advantage disappears for Caucasians.

publication date

  • August 18, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/13607863.2014.880403

PubMed ID

  • 24521139

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 784

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 18

number

  • 6