Researchers wirelessly hack ‘boss’ gene, a step toward reprogramming the human genome: The advancement, made possible by tiny photonic implants, could lead to new treatments for cancer, mental disorders

Researchers wirelessly hack ‘boss’ gene, a step toward reprogramming the human genome: The advancement, made possible by tiny photonic implants, could lead to new treatments for cancer, mental disorders

It seems like everything is going wireless these days. That now includes efforts to reprogram the hu...
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Married US moms aim to have first baby in the spring

Married US moms aim to have first baby in the spring

Educated and married American moms are more likely...
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Children of both young and old parents share risk for certain neurodevelopment disorders

Children of both young and old parents share risk for certain neurodevelopment disorders

Results of a new study in the Journal of the Ameri...
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The sense of touch is formed in the brain before birth

The sense of touch is formed in the brain before birth

All the surface of the human body is represented i...
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Your present self is your best future self

Your present self is your best future self

When thinking about the future, some people think ...
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Behavioral disorders in kids with autism linked to reduced brain connectivity

Behavioral disorders in kids with autism linked to reduced brain connectivity

More than a quarter of children with autism spectr...
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Gender gap in spatial reasoning starts in elementary school, meta-analysis finds: Finding suggests that factors other than biology may be important in driving gender differences in spatial skills

Gender gap in spatial reasoning starts in elementary school, meta-analysis finds: Finding suggests that factors other than biology may be important in driving gender differences in spatial skills

It is well-established that, on average, men outpe...
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Screen time — even before bed — has little impact on teen well-being

Screen time — even before bed — has little impact on teen well-being

Data from more than 17,000 teenagers show little e...
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An EEG to assess a baby’s developmental risk? Newborns of stressed mothers show early EEG patterns suggestive of differing neurodevelopment

An EEG to assess a baby’s developmental risk? Newborns of stressed mothers show early EEG patterns suggestive of differing neurodevelopment

Does exposure to stress early in life affect a bab...
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Infants’ advances in speech processing play role in language-cognition link

Infants’ advances in speech processing play role in language-cognition link

A new Northwestern University study provides the f...
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