James M. Giarraputo, Neuroscience and Egyptology. Sponsor: Barry Lester, PhD Psychiatry and Human Behavior & Pediatrics. "Medical Morbidities and DNA methylation of the glucocorticoid receptor gene (NR3C1) in premature infants."
Dr. Barry Lester was recently interviewed by the Journal of International Innovation on epigenetics and child development as well as the how and why of epigentics. He believes that one way in which the environment (both prenatal and postnatal) alters behavior is through epigenetic mechanisms. This has become a major focus at our Center.
To read the full article of Dr. Lester on epigenetics, click on the media links below: