Altered Purkinje cell maturation in rats exposed prenatally to ethanol. I. Cytology.

@article{Mohamed1987AlteredPC,
  title={Altered Purkinje cell maturation in rats exposed prenatally to ethanol. I. Cytology.},
  author={Salah Ali Mohamed and Edward J H Nathaniel and D R Nathaniel and Linda Snell},
  journal={Experimental neurology},
  year={1987},
  volume={97 1},
  pages={35-52}
}
Sprague-Dawley pregnant rats received a liquid ethanol diet that was nutritionally balanced and provided 35% of calories in ethanol, beginning on day 6 of gestation. Control animals were pair-fed the same diet except that maltose-dextrins were substituted for ethanol. At birth pups of both ethanol-exposed and pair-fed groups were fostered by surrogate… CONTINUE READING