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Muscle weakness seen in alcoholism linked to mitochondrial repair issues

April 21, 2014 — Evidence found that chronic heavy alcohol use affects a gene involved in mitochondrial repair and muscle regeneration.

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Jump-starting natural resilience reverses stress susceptibility

April 17, 2014 — Compensatory response shields mice from depression-like behaviors NIH-funded study.

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Eavesdropping on brain cell chatter

April 16, 2014 — NIH-funded researchers develop novel tools to learn how astrocytes listen in on neurons.

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