Researchers discover connection between circadian rhythm and aggression

A research team has discovered a circuit in the brains of mice connecting circadian rhythm to aggressive behavior. The discovery is particularly interesting to Alzheimer’s patients who experience increased aggression at night. The researchers have developed special protein tools capable of turning off the cells in the brain causing the behavior.

Source: Researchers discover connection between circadian rhythm and aggression — ScienceDaily



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