Daily Archives: April 9, 2014

Environment, Lipids and Autism

Lipid levels during prenatal brain development impact autism: York U study http://news.yorku.ca TORONTO, April 8, 2014 — In a groundbreaking York University study, researchers have found that abnormal levels of lipid molecules in the brain can affect the interaction between … Continue reading

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Stressed Mice, DNA and Neuropsychiatry

DNA Modifications Measured in Blood Signal Related Changes in the Brain http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org Fast Facts DNA modifications found in the blood of mice exposed to high levels of stress hormone are directly related to changes found in their brain tissues. Johns … Continue reading

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