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Fatty acid transport protein defects linked to schizophrenia, autism

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Monday, July 21, 2014
Defects in fatty acid-binding proteins (FABPs) may help to explain the pathology in some cases of schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), possibly leading to the development of tailor-made therapies for those mental disorders, Japanese neuroscientists reported.

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