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Gravitz, Lauren
July 2003
Discover;Jul2003, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p13
Reports that natural variations in the gene for brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) may exert an influence on the accuracy of a person's memory according to clinical psychiatrist Michael Egan of the National Institutes of Health. Influence of BDNF in the hippocampus; Versions of the BDNF gene; Ways in which cells process the variants of BDNF.


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