Stress, of course, dangerous for the human body. Not once scientists have proven its negative impact on the condition of organs and systems. It is believed that stress provokes depression, sleep problems, headaches. On the eve of scientists from the University of Zurich found that the effects of stress can be inherited. Information shared publication the Telegraph.
In the study, researchers compared the mRNA of mice exposed to stress, and mRNA of mice from the control group.
It turned out that stressors have changed the structure of RNA decreased the number of groups this information protein. Note that the behaviors of parents associated with the constant stress was transmitted to the following generations. In addition, the little mice from birth were problems associated with impaired metabolism. The third generation has shown signs of depressive behavior.