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During the global COVID-19 pandemics in 2020 emergency rooms throughout the USA noticed increased number of mental health associated conditions, suicide attempts and drug overdoses in comparison with the same period in 2019.

Holland et al., JAMA Psychiatry, 3 February 2021

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Biochemistry

Cell size is adjusted as a balance between proteins FLB17 and KRP4, the latter of which binds to chromosomes during cell division and is transferred to newly created cells.

D'Ario et al., Science, 11 June 2021

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PsychiatryNutrition and Obesity

Intermittent fasting increases long-term memory performance through up-regulation of KI gene, which is important for regulation of hippocampal neurogenesis.

Dias et al., Molecular Psychiatry, 25 May 2021

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BiochemistryNeuroscience

Elemental metals copper and iron, previously only found in microorganisms and plants, have been found in amyloid plaques in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease.

Everett et al., Science Advances, 9 June 2021

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