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Trafficking Protein Suspected in Alzheimer's Disease

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Science  19 Jan 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5810, pp. 314
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5810.314

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In a Nature Genetics paper published online on 14 January, a multi-institutional team has linked a gene called SORL1, which is thought to be involved in regulating protein movements through the cell, to the late-onset form of Alzheimer's disease. (Read more.)