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Neurogenesis in the Emotion-Processing Centre of the Brain

Credit: Photographee.eu

Credit: Photographee.eu

By Dhanisha Jhaveri

The generation of neurons during adulthood can affect our behaviour and alter our mood, so the discovery that this occurs in the amygdala could lead to new strategies for the treatment of anxiety-related disorders.

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