At right: Mahesh Thakkar, PhD, associate professor and director of research in the MU School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology, and Pradeep Sahota, MD, chair of the MU School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology

Alcohol Interferes with the Body’s Ability to Regulate…

[caption id="attachment_1397" align="alignright" width="300"] At right: Mahesh Thakkar, PhD, associate professor and director of research in the MU School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology, and Pradeep Sahota, MD, chair of the MU School of Medicine’s…

Smoking Linked to Loss of Y Chromosome in…

In a new study, published in Science, researchers at Uppsala University demonstrate an association between smoking and loss of the Y chromosome in blood cells. The researchers have previously shown that loss of the Y chromosome…