Incorporating ethnicity into genetic risk assessment for Alzheimer disease: the REVEAL study experience

TitleIncorporating ethnicity into genetic risk assessment for Alzheimer disease: the REVEAL study experience
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsChristensen, K. D., Roberts, J. S., Royal, C. D. M., Fasaye, G. - A., Obisesan, T., Cupples, A. L., Whitehouse, P. J., Butson, M. B., Linnenbringer, E., Relkin, N. R., Farrer, L., Cook-Deegan, R., & Green, R. C.
JournalGenetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics
Volume10
Issue3
Pagination207-14
Date Published2008 Mar
ISSN1530-0366
KeywordsAlzheimer Disease, Apolipoproteins E, Ethnic Groups, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Risk Assessment
Abstract

To describe how investigators in a multisite randomized clinical trial addressed scientific and ethical issues involved in creating risk models based on genetic testing for African American participants.

Alternate JournalGenet. Med.