Diseases & Disorders

Genetic test predicts autism risk


Genetic Test Predicts Autism Risk With High Degree of Accuracy Pam Harrison September 19, 2012 Excerpt:  …”what is consistent and what we show in our study are the signalling pathways, and this indicates that the same systems (glutamatergic and innate immunity)…
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Species specificity in gene expression in the brain


Chemical ecology is, of course, responsible for adaptive evolution via ecological, social, neurogenic, and socio-cognitive niche construction (i.e., brain development). How could anything else but chemicals (nutrient chemicals and pheromones) be responsible for similarities and differences in cell types of the brain in different species?

Aging Is Recorded in Our Genes


— as modeled across the ecological, social and neurogenic niche construction that contribute to the adaptive evolution of our cognitive niche.