Epigenetic Links to Addiction & Depression

Created for Scientific American
The project

In the last decade, scientists have uncovered an extensive array of molecular mechanisms that allow the environment to alter how genes behave without changing the information they contain. AXS created illustrations depicting how these “epigenetic” changes may contribute to our susceptibility to addiction and depression.

Created for
Scientific American Magazine (December 2011)

COVID-19 Update:
In alignment with public health directives, we continue to prioritize the safety of our staff and uninterrupted service to our clients.
We are open for business. Wishing you good health and resilience. We’re all in this together.