Genetics

Genetics

By flipping a genetic switch, researchers were able to eliminate some autism-like behaviors in adult mice, suggesting that the adult... Read More
Researchers have developed a new model for studying schizophrenia by genetically engineering mice that produce high levels of a human... Read More
How Genes May Help Determine Response to Antipsychotic Medications
People's genes may determine how they respond to medications for psychosis. In a new study published February 23, 2016 in... Read More
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Overgrowth of neurons during a particular stage of prenatal brain development can lead to impairment in social interactions later in... Read More
Genetic Anomalies
A new method for recreating large-scale genetic anomalies known as copy number variations will make it easier for scientists to... Read More