Bipolar drugs and genes affecting the brain

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Bipolar drugs and genes affecting the brain
Sun, 04-28-2013 - 8:56am

In a new article in Health Day News, a recent study may offer clues on how prescribed meds work. "Medications taken by people with bipolar disorder may actually be nudging hundreds of genes that direct the brain to behave more normally, according to new research.

The study suggests that antipsychotic drugs activate a wide range of genes, changing their function, said lead author Dr. Melvin McInnis." MORE

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