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Vegans

Don’t go vegan? Missing nutrients from meat could be bad for your brain

The momentum behind a move to plant-based and vegan diets for the good of the planet is commendable, but risks ...

Patterns found in DNA sequences associated with autism

Andrew Lavin | 
In the study published in Behavior Genetics, the researchers examined the sequences of more than 650 genes associated with autism ...

Genetic evidence may direct Alzheimer’s research away from amyloid beta as cause

University of Adelaide | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Previous research has revolved ...

For depression, genes not end of story

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Genes are not destiny ...

Nature and nurture both shape brain in their own way

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Twins have long been ...
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Embryonic stem cells can help reverse blindness

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Johns Hopkins researchers have ...

Answers to why we age may lie in genes

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Driven by the quest ...

Trans-species head transplant accomplished in worms

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Biologists at Tufts University ...
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