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5 Months ago

New insight on maternal infections and neurodevelopmental disorders: Mouse study predicts why some mothers may be susceptible

The immune responses of a female mouse before pregnancy can predict how likely her offspring are to have behavioral deficits if the immune system is activated during pregnancy. The findings could help resolve what role serious infections during pregnancy play in the development of conditions such as autism and schizophrenia.

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