Thursday, December 5, 2013

Not having a dad can affect your neurobiology

One researcher writes:

"This is the first time research findings have shown that paternal deprivation during development affects the neurobiology of the offspring."

Tests were done on mice and puppies, but their implications were extended to humans.  More here.  Thanks to my friend Katharine Van Tassel at the University of Akron for sending me the link.  

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/gender_law/2013/12/not-having-a-dad-can-affect-your-neurobiology.html

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