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FSU study shows the transgenerational transmission of aspartame-induced anxiety in mice

FSU study shows the transgenerational transmission of aspartame-induced anxiety in mice

Exploring behavioral variation in a non-captive animal population

Exploring behavioral variation in a non-captive animal population

Research sheds light into how a person's daily rhythm and activity levels relate to intelligence

Research sheds light into how a person's daily rhythm and activity levels relate to intelligence

Urban Mind app shows direct link between seeing or hearing birds and positive mood

Urban Mind app shows direct link between seeing or hearing birds and positive mood

New genome-wide association study of dyslexia

New genome-wide association study of dyslexia

Combined spacing and retrieval practice helps to better remember information

Combined spacing and retrieval practice helps to better remember information

Structure of family groups gives animals an incentive to help or harm as they age

Structure of family groups gives animals an incentive to help or harm as they age

DCNNs are insensitive to object configuration

DCNNs are insensitive to object configuration

Plant-based meat and dairy alternatives offer a healthier and more environmentally sustainable solution, study says

Plant-based meat and dairy alternatives offer a healthier and more environmentally sustainable solution, study says

Understanding why brain training works for some people but not others

Understanding why brain training works for some people but not others

National DNA Day 2022: an interview with Professor Matthew Cobb

National DNA Day 2022: an interview with Professor Matthew Cobb

Research associates depressive diseases and deformability of blood cells

Research associates depressive diseases and deformability of blood cells

Mice study explains why humans expressing CHT gene variant exhibit attentional vulnerabilities

Mice study explains why humans expressing CHT gene variant exhibit attentional vulnerabilities

LMU researchers show how the brain distinguishes between various social influences

LMU researchers show how the brain distinguishes between various social influences

Genes could help determine how well someone responds to couple's therapy

Genes could help determine how well someone responds to couple's therapy

Study employs gene reactivation to treat Fragile X syndrome

Study employs gene reactivation to treat Fragile X syndrome

Menu composition must be 75% vegetarian to encourage sustainable plant-based food choices

Menu composition must be 75% vegetarian to encourage sustainable plant-based food choices

Genetic liability to mental health conditions may affect a person's choice of residence

Genetic liability to mental health conditions may affect a person's choice of residence

Study analyzes walking movements to detect nervous system disorders

Study analyzes walking movements to detect nervous system disorders

Parents' stress during COVID-19 affected eating habits of children

Parents' stress during COVID-19 affected eating habits of children