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Author Lock, Margaret M.
Title The Alzheimer conundrum : entanglements of dementia and aging / Margaret Lock.
Published Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2013]
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 Floor4  RC523 .L63 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 310 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-299) and index.
Contents Making and remaking Alzheimer disease -- Striving to standardize Alzheimer disease -- Paths to Alzheimer prevention -- Embodied risk made visible -- Alzheimer genes: biomarkers of prediction and prevention -- Genome-wide association studies: back to the future -- Living with embodied omens -- Chance untamed and the return of fate -- Transcending entrenched tensions -- Portraits from the mind.
Subject Alzheimer's disease -- Age factors.
Older people -- Mental health.
Brain -- Aging -- Molecular aspects.
ISBN 069114978X (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9780691149783 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC number 833918662