Sad Blood

What if we could diagnose depression with a simple pin prick? According to an article in Science, this could become a reality soon, because depressed people tend to have different levels of certain RNA molecules in the blood. We probably all know someone who has experienced depression. Maybe understanding some of the markers of depression will help elucidate methods of treatment.

Also coming soon, gut microbiota assays to assess depression and mood.

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