Foundation Scientific Council Member Invents Receptor Leading to New Understanding of Depression

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Bryan Roth, M.D., Ph.D.
Bryan Roth, M.D., Ph.D.

Scientific Council Member, Bryan L. Roth, M.D., Ph.D., developed a special receptor that was added to serotonin-producing neurons in mice, enabling a powering down of these cells, which affect breathing, body temperature, and mood.

The findings shed further light on what may cause, and ultimately prevent, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Depression.

Read more about Dr. Roth's Research

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