Neuronal migration and the evolution of the human brain

Y. Rao*, J. Y. Wu

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A new study demonstrating a pathway for neuronal migration in humans, but not in monkeys, suggests that migration has a key role in the evolution of the brain, as well as its development.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)860-862
Number of pages3
JournalNature neuroscience
Issue number9
StatePublished - 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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