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Solitary confinement may cause ‘irreversible’ damage to the brain

Scientific American | 
There are an estimated 80,000 people, mostly men, in solitary confinement in U.S. prisons. They are confined to windowless cells ...
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Brains of fetuses could suffer from exposure to marijuana

Scientific American | 
Marijuana has been legalized in some capacity in 31 U.S. states, in large part due to a softening stance around ...
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Autism linked to electrical firing of neurons, neuron-controlled brain size

Researchers at UC San Francisco have developed a new genetic model of autism, using neurons created in the lab from ...
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‘Dark genome’ could yield answers to complex genetic diseases

Phys Org | 
The mysterious majority – as much as 98 percent – of our DNA do not code for proteins. Much of ...