First real-time look at genes switching off in live human brains
Genes on the brainH.-Y. Wey et al., Science Translational Medicine (2016)By Andy CoghlanThe switching-off of genes in the human brain has been watched live for the first time. By comparing this activity in different people’s brains, researchers are now on the hunt for abnormalities underlying disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease and schizophrenia....
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark