The State of Things
1:20 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Exploring The Roots Of Alzheimer’s in African Americans

Exploring The Roots Of Alzheimer’s in African Americans

One in nine elderly adults will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. But if you’re African-American, that number almost doubles. A long-term study out of North Carolina A & T is beginning to shed some light on why. Host Frank Stasio talks to A & T biology professor and lead researcher on Alzheimer’s, Dr. Goldie Byrd.

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