Grace J Petot
Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
- Height and Alzheimer's disease: findings from a case-control studyGrace J Petot
Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
J Alzheimers Dis 11:337-41. 2007..03). For women without an APOE epsilon4 allele, increasing height was associated with lower risk for AD (OR=0.88; p=0.01) but no significant association was found for women with at least one epsilon4 allele (OR=1.03; p=0.56)...
- Interactions of apolipoprotein E genotype and dietary fat intake of healthy older persons during mid-adult lifeGrace J Petot
Department of Nutrition, The University Memory and Aging Center, Cleveland, OH 44120 1013, USA
Metabolism 52:279-81. 2003..Diet-genotype interactions may have important influences on disorders of later life...
- Lipids, diet and Alzheimer disease: an extended summaryGrace J Petot
Department of Nutrition, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Neurol Sci 226:31-3. 2004..Both animals and humans with genetic forms of AD do not get the disease until a certain time in mid or late life. Therefore, there must be protective factors responsible for the delayed onset of disease...
- Use of surrogate respondents in a case control study of dietary risk factors for Alzheimer's diseaseGrace J Petot
Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44120, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 102:848-50. 2002
- Participation in novelty-seeking leisure activities and Alzheimer's diseaseThomas Fritsch
University Memory and Aging Center, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio 44120, USA
J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 18:134-41. 2005..We conclude that participation in a variety of mental activities across the life span may lower one's chances of developing AD...
- A metabolic basis for Alzheimer diseaseGeorge Perry
Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Neurochem Res 28:1549-52. 2003..Here we present data indicating that metabolic rate, nutrition, and neuronal size are all early indicators of AD. Understanding the cellular and molecular basis for these changes may open a new dimension to understanding AD...