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Defining measures of proximity to symptom onset in the GENetic Frontotemporal dementia Initiative


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The aim of the study is to understand more about genetic FTD, particularly in those who have mutations in the progranulin (GRN), microtubule-associated protein tau (MAPT) and chromosome 9 open reading frame 72 (C9orf72) genes.

Project partners

University College London

Erasmus Medical Center

Karolinska Institute

University of Ulm

University of Tübingen

University of Brescia

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