I didn’t choose the gaming life, the gaming life kicked me in the stomach, punched me in the throat, and then dragged me down into the inner depths of Hell, and now I’m stuck with all this emotional pain about fictional characters.
Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of cells used in Alzheimer’s disease research. These cells have been genetically engineered to produce amyloid precursor protein (APP), which in turn forms the protein amyloid. Plaques of amyloid in the brain are a major pathological feature of Alzheimer’s disease. These cells are cultured from a nerve cancer (neuroblastoma), and have shorter and more numerous processes (dendrites and axons) than healthy nerve cells. Alzheimer’s is a brain- wasting disease common in the elderly. It causes confusion, memory loss, personality changes and eventually death.