Intelligence genes discovered for the first time
Scientists from Imperial College found that genes that influenced the intelligence and ability of healthy people were the same ones that impaired cognitive ability and caused epilepsy when mutated.
Their next goal is towards successful treatment of neural diseases such as epilepsy.
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