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Blood of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) infants contains high levels of serotonin

12:38 EDT 4 Jul 2017 | Topix

Blood samples from infants who died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome had high levels of serotonin , a chemical that carries signals along and between nerves, according to a study funded in part by the National Institutes of Health. The finding raises the possibility that a test could be developed to distinguish SIDS cases from other causes of sleep-related, unexpected infant death.

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