Autism Risk Higher if Pregnant Mothers Have Infection Requiring Hospitalization

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Studies have shown that mothers who experience an infection severe enough to require hospitalization during pregnancy are at higher risk of having a child with autism.

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First Ever Online Event Focused on Cannabis Science

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Analytical Cannabis is pleased to announce that the final line-up of speakers for the first ever cannabis science online event, The Science of Cannabis 2017 has been confirmed.

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Global Virtual Lab Will Solve the Secrets of the Brain, Using LEGO.

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21 of the leading neuroscience labs across the world are joining forces to solve the secrets of the brain, using Lego

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Genetic Code of Neuronal Communication Determines Cell Type

Genetic Code of Neuronal Communication Determines Cell Type

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The findings should help scientists sort out the bewildering array of neurons that are intertwined in the brain.

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APC Protein Deletion Disrupts Cell Signalling and Could Cause Autism
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Researchers show deletion of the protein APC in progenitor cells leads to massive disruption of brain development and a signaling cascade previously linked to genes associated with autism.

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How do Poison Frogs Protect Themselves Against Their Own Neurotoxin?
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Scientists are a step closer to resolving a related head-scratcher, how do these frogs keep from poisoning themselves?

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The Ancient Behaviour of Sleep, Conserved Throughout Evolution
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The finding that jellyfish sleep implies that sleep is an ancient behavior, largely untouched by millennia of evolution.

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