Genetic Factor Contributes To Forgetfulness, University of Bonn Study

Published: Mar 24, 2014

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Do you often forget keys or glasses at home? Has leaving your mobile at odd places become your habit? Blame your genes for this forgetfulness. Those who frequently experience such cognitive everyday lapses now have an explanation. Psychologists from University of Bonn in Germany have found a connection between such everyday lapses and the D2 receptor gene (DRD2) gene.

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