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Four Genes Linked to OCD

Last month (October 2017), a team of researchers from Broad Institute published a study in  Nature Communication which truly delves into the biology of OCD. They used a multispecies comparison between dogs, mice, and humans who suffer from compulsive behavior disorders, … Continue reading

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OCD and Glutamate

On the recent ABC News “20/20″ show about OCD, there was mention of some promising research involving glutamate. Glutamate is a neurotransmitter, or brain chemical. Those of us whose lives have been touched by OCD might be more familiar with … Continue reading

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