Maternal Dietary Choline Status Influences Brain Gray and White Matter Development in Young Pigs

@inproceedings{Mudd2018MaternalDC,
  title={Maternal Dietary Choline Status Influences Brain Gray and White Matter Development in Young Pigs},
  author={Austin T. Mudd and Caitlyn M. Getty and Ryan N Dilger},
  booktitle={Current developments in nutrition},
  year={2018}
}
Background Choline is an essential nutrient that is pivotal to proper brain development. Research in animal models suggests that perinatal choline deficiency influences neuron development in the hippocampus and cortex, yet these observations require invasive techniques. Objective This study aimed to characterize the effects of perinatal choline deficiency… CONTINUE READING

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