Impairments found in neurons derived from people with schizophrenia and genetic mutation

IMAGE: Researchers created neurons from cell specimens donated by schizophrenia patients with a rare genetic mutation. view more  Credit: UMass Amherst A scientific team has shown that the release of neurotransmitters in the brain is impaired in patients with schizophrenia who have a rare, single-gene mutation known to predispose people to a range of neurodevelopmental disorders.…

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Shopping for Beanbag Chairs

Don’t assume you know what a beanbag chair looks — or feels — like, if the last time you sat on one was in a college dorm or a children’s playroom. Furniture designers and manufacturers have been busy introducing beanbags in various shapes and sizes, some suitable for outdoor use. And they offer squishy comfort…

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