Epigenetics

Epigenetics

Study Reveals How Gene Regulation Helps Determine Brain Development, Shedding Light on Neurodevelopmental Disorders
One thing that has clearly emerged from contemporary brain research is the link between mental health and processes that occur... Read More
Study Links PTSD Stress To Cortical Thinning and Shorter Expected Lifespan
What impact does severe trauma have upon health? The answer, in part, has to do with the individual, research has... Read More
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New animal studies have revealed significant differences in how male and female brains respond to stress on a molecular level... Read More
Protein May Play Important Role in Regulating Depressive Behaviors
A protein called SIRT1 may play an important role in regulating depression -like behaviors in a key “reward” region of... Read More
Treatment with Immune-Regulating Gut Bacteria May Boost Immune System Against Stress
Exposing mice to bacteria that help regulate the immune system can help to prevent stress from causing harmful inflammation, and... Read More