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Source: University of Southern California Summary: A new study shows the brain’s plumbing system serves double duty, flushing waste and channeling a hunger molecule that tells you when you should eat. In cell-to-cell communication, the neurons are discretely passing notes to individual neurons or other cells. However, cerebrospinal fluid distributes aRead More →

It was largely known that circadian clocks or the biochemical oscillators control many bodily processes such as physiology, metabolism, and behavior on a 24-hr cycle, but the molecular mechanisms which run these clock systems were not known. A Research team from Harvard Medical School led by Dr. Charles Weitz foundRead More →