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Four new suspect genes behind Alzheimer’’s disease identified

October 31st, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): In a study on family-based gene scan of Alzheimer''s disease, scientists have discovered the sites of four novel genes that may significantly influence risk for the most ... Read more...

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Gene mutation may be underlying cause of schizophrenia

March 28th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Washington and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories have found a link between genetic errors and schizophrenia.Schizophrenia is a debilitating psychiatric disorder in which ... Read more...

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Depressed teens respond better to change of drugs

February 27th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 27 (IANS) There is some cheerful news for teens with depression that just refuses to go away, even with the help of medication. Teens are likely to get better ... Read more...

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Scientists discover chemical signature of manic depression

February 6th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A team of British and American researchers have taken another step forward in the fight against manic depression with the discovery that people suffering from the disorder have ... Read more...

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