What Can Ancient DNA Teach the Modern World About Mental Health?

March 26, 2019

The mysteries hidden within ancient DNA may harness the answers to today’s mental health epidemic. A renowned evolutionary geneticist, Eske Willerslev, is determined to decode the genetic origins and evolution of mental health. His team of researchers will sequence DNA from ancient Eurasian bones and teeth, dating back 10,000 years.

 

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