Source: Mai-2004

Fetal Development of the Central Nervous System

Mai JK, Ashwell KWS
Chapter 3, pp. 49-94. In: The Human Nervous System, G. Paxinos & J.K. Mai, (Elsevier Academic Press, New York), 2004

This chapter discusses the fetal development of individual structures of the brain and spinal cord. The authors also describe “glial and vascular differentiation and development of gyrification, structural asymmetry, and gender differences.” (Mai-2004)

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