2 Genes Associated with Longevity

DNA code analysis

Dose J, Huebbe P, Nebel A and Rimbach G have published an interesting review on APOE4 ‘APOE genotype and stress response – a mini review‘. APOE4 is referenced as an upstream regulator of Tau and Amyloid pathology in Small and Duff’s Dual Pathway Hypothesis.
In this review, Dose and colleagues note that there are two genes that are associated with longevity
(1) Apolipoprotein E (APOE4)
(2) Forkhead box O3 (FOXO3)
Dose J, Huebbe P, Nebel A, Rimbach G. APOE genotype and stress response – a mini review. Lipids in Health and Disease. 2016;15:121. doi:10.1186/s12944-016-0288-2.

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