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This study shows how a lack of oxygen during pregnancy can cause schizophrenia

Publicado em 20 fevereiro 2020
Experiments with rats indicate that brain cells submitted to several forms of hypoxia underwent alterations to their energy production mechanism. Such condition may affect the fetus in pregnant women who have developed pre-eclampsia The lack of oxygen in the period antipating child birth – a condition that may affect children of pregnant women subjected to a high blood pressure disorder called pre-eclampsia – has been pointed as was one of the causes of schizophrenia. In an article [...]