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Scientists may have found clue to cause of depression

Researchers claim to have discovered that severe depression may be linked to lower levels of certain molecules that play a role in the development, organization, repair and growth of the brain. This discovery may bring new understandings as to how ant-depressants work and why they work on some people and not on others.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by NewsWise - University of Michigan Health System

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About: Scientists may have found clue to cause of depression

Date: 14 October 2004

Source: NewsWise - University of Michigan Health System

URL: http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/507648/

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