Central European Journal of Medicine

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 313–314 | Cite as

Letter to the editor — inconsistency on frequencies of the human apolipoprotein E Gene expression

  • Ivan Sosa
  • Ines Strenja-Linic
Letter to the Editor


In this letter, we share our concerns regarding fluctuations of homozygosity for ApoE/ɛ4 allele. It appeared that over time, expression of this gene raised the felled as reported by various researchers. Considering the diversity of phenotypic characteristics assigned to expression of ApoE/ɛ4, seems to be a potentially useful to direct practitioner on concrete figures related to the genetic propensity of many conditions, from circulatory to mental disorders.


Alzheimer’s disease ApoE/ɛ4 Chronic traumatic encephalopathy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Forensic Medicine and CriminalisticsRijeka University School of MedicineRijekaCroatia
  2. 2.Neurosonoology LaboratoryRijeka University HospitalRijekaCroatia

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