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2012-04-30 15:37:02

UI researchers explore how one cell binds itself to another, shedding light on neurodevelopmental disorders University of Iowa biologists have advanced the knowledge of human neurodevelopmental disorders by finding that a lack of a particular group of cell adhesion molecules in the cerebral cortex–the outermost layer of the brain where language, thought and other higher functions take place –disrupts the formation of neural circuitry. Andrew Garrett, former neuroscience...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.