APOE polymorphisms and cognitive functions in patients with brain tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Apolipoproteins E
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Polymorphism, Genetic

abstract

  • The findings suggest that patients with brain tumors who are carriers of the APOE ε4 allele may have increased vulnerability to developing memory and executive dysfunction, and that additional SNPs in the APOE gene may be associated with cognitive outcome.

publication date

  • July 22, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4115606

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000617

PubMed ID

  • 24944262

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 320

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 83

number

  • 4