Lamarckian evolution explains human brain evolution and psychiatric disorders


The current model of evolution, dominated by the Darwinian theory, is becoming increasingly improbable as a complete explanation of the forces driving human brain evolution. An underappreciated concept exists, proposed more than two centuries ago by Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, whereby somatic cells pass experience-dependent, and ultimately adaptive, information… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2013.00224