Alzheimer’s Gene Mapping Project Proposed in New York State
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A proposed undertaking to map the genes of 1 million folks in New York dwelling with or at-hazard for Alzheimer’s disease was introduced Friday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
He claimed the 5 yrs of info gathered by the Curing Alzheimer’s Overall health Consortium initiative at the Point out University of New York would help researchers doing the job to sluggish the development of Alzheimer’s, the Associated Press claimed.
The point out will seek out proposals for non-public providers to work with SUNY, other hospitals and non-earnings larger instruction analysis institutions on the undertaking, Cuomo claimed.
There is no remedy for Alzheimer’s disease, which affects more than 5 million folks in the United States. Present-day medicines only temporarily lessen signs or symptoms, the AP claimed.
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