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A study of genetic markers in humans and Neanderthal DNA has revealed a link between risk factors for schizophrenia and human evolution, suggesting the debilitating condition may be a by-product of creative thinking and language
A study of genetic markers in humans and Neanderthal DNA has revealed a link between risk factors for schizophrenia and human evolution, suggesting that the debilitating condition may be a by-product of creative thinking and language

‘Our findings suggest that schizophrenia vulnerability rose after the divergence of modern humans from Neanderthals, and thus support the hypothesis that schizophrenia is a by-product of the complex evolution of the human brain,’ explained Ole Andreassen from the University of Oslo in Norway and University of California, San Diego, and senior researcher on the study...

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