Highlights / brain development

Health, International, Internet, Science and Technology, Society

Controversial experiment: Chinese add human gene to monkey brains

Once again Chinese researchers are being condemned for an experiment involving genomics. The controversy comes from an effort to insert a human brain gene into eleven monkey embroyos. The  five surviving monkeys did not have bigger brains but their brains» 

Environment, Health, International, Internet, Science and Technology, Society

Cumulative affect of common chemicals on children

A respected expert in children’s environmental health has helped produce a new video to drive home the message that even small amounts of toxic chemicals can have a cumulative effect on a child’s brain development.  It’s called “Little Things Matter”»