Genetics

Genetics

Researchers Track Gene Alterations in Brain Area Perturbed by Stress
Acute stress can increase the presence of a key DNA modification called 5hmC throughout a portion of the brain called... Read More
A Milestone in the Search for Schizophrenia’s Causes
Exciting news reported today in Nature and featured in the New York Times points to one of the likely causes... Read More
Scientists have found that other disorders including intellectual disability can confuse the diagnosis of autism . This provides a possible... Read More
For an infant, crying is an effective form of communication, reliably summoning a parent in times of need. But new... Read More
The malfunction of neurotransmitter docking ports called NMDA receptors may contribute to schizophrenia in some cases. By chemically blocking these... Read More