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A study led by Rutgers University researchers suggests that sexual aggression could leave neurological scars.
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Using stem cells, Brian O’Roak is figuring out how genetic mutations affect brain development — and how we might treat the disorder.
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Optogenetics offers neuroscientists a chance to solve decades-old mysteries and promises therapeutic breakthroughs.