Nerve growth

1952

Nerve growth

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Rita Levi-Montalcini, Stanley Cohen neuroscience

Nerve growth

Growth factors

Factors

Rita Levi-Montalcini took eye drops containing nerve-grown factor and reported increased mental capacity. When people first fall in love, they have higher levels of nerve-growth factor.

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