Neuroscience

The Biology Of Depression- Similarities In Suicide And Other Brains

There is no question depression can have physical effects but it is unclear how much of depression is caused by biology and how much is psychology.  A new study finds there are increased amounts of an unmodified structural protein, called tubulin, in lipid ...

Article - News Staff - Apr 22 2020 - 12:08pm

Are You Anxiety Prone? It May Be SLC6A4 Serotonin Cleanup Proteins

Anxiety-prone people can blame serotonin cleanup proteins gone awry in their amygdala, according to research in marmosets recently published in JNeurosci. Targeting the amygdala with anti-anxiety medication could provide quicker relief. The same event or ...

Article - News Staff - May 11 2020 - 7:19pm