Renal function and neurodegenerative diseases : a two-sample Mendelian randomization study

Renal function and neurodegenerative diseases : a two-sample Mendelian randomization study
Neurol Res. 2023 Jan 24:1-9. doi: 10.1080/01616412.2022.2158640. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Observational studies showed renal function had associations with Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD), Lewy body dementia (LBD) and multiple sclerosis (MS). However, it is unknown whether these associations are causal.METHODS: We use a two-sample Mendelian randomization (MR) analysis to investigate causal relationships between renal function and 6 neurodegenerative ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2023-01-24By Xue Liu