Do facial phenotypes tell a developmental bio?
I’m willing to overlook real or imagined Swiss transgressions if they cure Fragile X.
All we are sayyyyiinnngg, is give aptamers and G-quadruplex molecules a chance.
If you look at psychopathy as frontotemporal dementia without the motor or memory impairment, then you look to the dementia-causing agents, like TDP-43.
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Feel like making like a flying squirrel off a tall building? Blame your white matter. Feel like sitting around judging people who aren’t like you? Blame your white matter for that, too.
Polygyny gets quite a bit of attention — not surprisingly, but does it explain the observation of excess “effective femaleness” in the gene pool? Two recent PLoS Genetics papers provide potential explanations based on population genetics and social organization. What…
This post is about depression and genetics — fragile x premutation is statistically associated with depression. That’s news. I keep an eye on Fragile X research because there seems to be an “epigenetic” component. (Molecular wonks: I’m using the term…
Here are Neurological Correlates’ earlier posts under the category “Epigenetics”, and some new information relating to epigenetic changes correlating with late on-set Alzheimer’s Disease.
Fragile X premutation, schizophrenia, biopolar and major psychosis are all related to mistakes in DNA processing complicated by failure of DNA repair mechanisms to correct it.