80 genes that trigger depression identified

80 genes that trigger depression identified

London, April 16 (IANS): Nearly 80 genes that could be linked to depression have been identified, a finding that adds to the evidence that it is partly a genetic disorder, say scientists.   Depression, a common mental disorder, is the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide.   According to the latest estimates from […]

Thousands protest Sarksyn’s PM bid in Armenia, several hurt in scuffles

Thousands protest Sarksyn’s PM bid in Armenia, several hurt in scuffles

A demonstrator is detained by police during a protest against Armenia’s ruling Republican party’s nomination of former President Serzh Sarksyan as its candidate for prime minister, in Yerevan, Armenia on April 16. (REUTERS Photo)   YEREVAN, April 16 (Reuters):  Around 6,000 gathered in Armenia’s capital on Monday in protest at what the opposition calls a […]