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Ancient systems in the brain drive human cravings

Neuroscience is the new black, when it comes to fashion in scientific research. “The gene was the central issue in biology in 20th century,” Nobel Laureate Dr. Eric Kandel, neuroscientist at Columbia University said in an interview in Toronto recently. “The mind is the essential issue for biology in the 21st century.” “And certainly if you think of public health consequences, the diseases, pain, schizophrenia, depression, manic depressive disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, God knows what, so many miseries of humankind come from psychiatric and neurological disorders,” Kandel added.