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Copper on the brain

Nature Chemical Biologyvolume 14pages638639 (2018) | Download Citation

Understanding how metals contribute to brain function is a major health priority. A new study combining pharmacology and genetics implicates the accumulation of copper in a brain arousal center as a regulator of zebrafish activity.

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