Product Description

A simple cheek swab gives possible variations of the ApoE Gene. ApoE gene is linked to the risk factors for a traumatic head injury and poor response following such injury.

"Out of all our genes, the APOE gene is the one that research shows may be responsible for mental decline due to brain injury. The gene's normal function is to create a protein, called apolipoprotein, which helps combine with fats to package cholesterol and send it through the bloodstream. More research is needed to solidify the connection, but leading specialists all agree that there is a strong possibility that the APOE gene is the link to conditions pertaining to decreased brain function." Read more here.