Effect of early exposure to ethanol on the protein and DNA contents of specific brain regions in the rat.

@article{Miller1996EffectOE,
  title={Effect of early exposure to ethanol on the protein and DNA contents of specific brain regions in the rat.},
  author={Michael A Miller},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1996},
  volume={734 1-2},
  pages={286-94}
}
A hallmark of fetal alcohol syndrome is microencephaly. Microencephaly can result from either a reduction in the number of cells, in the amount of neuropil, or both. Inasmuch as CNS structures develop along different time lines, the window of vulnerability to ethanol for each structure may differ. Therefore, the growth of the brain after prenatal exposure… CONTINUE READING