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Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons?

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Lupan, BM; Silver, DL
Published in: Curr Biol
November 2, 2020

Brain expansion and increased neuronal number are hallmarks of cortical evolution, particularly in humans. A new study establishes a link between the length of gestation, neurogenesis, the maternal environment, and key features associated with more complex brains.

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Curr Biol

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1879-0445

Publication Date

November 2, 2020

Volume

30

Issue

21

Start / End Page

R1316 / R1318

Location

England

Related Subject Headings

  • Neurons
  • Neurogenesis
  • Neocortex
  • Humans
  • Hominidae
  • Developmental Biology
  • Brain
  • Biological Evolution
  • Animals
  • 52 Psychology
 

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Lupan, B. M., & Silver, D. L. (2020). Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons? Curr Biol, 30(21), R1316–R1318. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.08.098
Lupan, Bianca M., and Debra L. Silver. “Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons?Curr Biol 30, no. 21 (November 2, 2020): R1316–18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.08.098.
Lupan BM, Silver DL. Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons? Curr Biol. 2020 Nov 2;30(21):R1316–8.
Lupan, Bianca M., and Debra L. Silver. “Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons?Curr Biol, vol. 30, no. 21, Nov. 2020, pp. R1316–18. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2020.08.098.
Lupan BM, Silver DL. Evolution: Does More Time Buy More Neurons? Curr Biol. 2020 Nov 2;30(21):R1316–R1318.
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Published In

Curr Biol

DOI

EISSN

1879-0445

Publication Date

November 2, 2020

Volume

30

Issue

21

Start / End Page

R1316 / R1318

Location

England

Related Subject Headings

  • Neurons
  • Neurogenesis
  • Neocortex
  • Humans
  • Hominidae
  • Developmental Biology
  • Brain
  • Biological Evolution
  • Animals
  • 52 Psychology