Ask the Experts: the genetics of Alzheimer’s disease (Part 3: Looking ahead)

Written by Lauren Pulling, Editor

In line with World Alzheimer’s Month this September, we’ve brought together a panel of experts to discuss the genetics of Alzheimer’s disease in a 3-part debate. How much do genetics contribute to Alzheimer’s risk? What are the research priorities in this field? And could routine genetic screening and personalized treatments one day be a reality for patients? With Alzheimer’s now classed as the most feared disease in the aging global population, our experts address these questions and more. Together bringing insights from across research, social and charity perspectives, our experts are Kevin Morgan (University of Nottingham, UK), Rita Guerreiro (UCL,...

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