To learn more about the genetics of Alzheimer's Disease (AD) or Frontotemporal Lobar Dementia (FTLD), or to find related information at other sites, explore the following links:
- The Genetics of AD
How certain genes may play a role in AD.
- The Genetics of FTLD
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD), semantic dementia (SD) and progressive nonfluent aphasia (PNFA) are all due to the progressive loss of neurons in the frontal and/or temporal lobes. This group of disorders is often referred to as frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD).
- Related Links
learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and ongoing research studies.