Genetic predisposition to neurodegenerative diseases and risk of stroke: A Mendelian randomization study

Genetic predisposition to neurodegenerative diseases and risk of stroke: A Mendelian randomization study
Front Neurosci. 2022 Nov 7;16:995045. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2022.995045. eCollection 2022.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Traditional epidemiological studies suggested that Neurodegenerative diseases (ND) might correlate with stroke. We intend to explore whether the two most common neurodegenerative diseases [Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD)] are causally associated with stroke and its subtypes.METHODS: Two-sample Mendelian Randomization (MR) method was used to explore the causal relationships. Candidate ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-11-24By Fuju Li