Prenatal malnutrition and development of the brain

@article{Morgane1993PrenatalMA,
  title={Prenatal malnutrition and development of the brain},
  author={Peter J. Morgane and Robert J. Austin-Lafrance and Joseph D. Bronzino and John Tonkiss and Sofı́a Dı́az-Cintra and Le{\'o}n Cintra and Thomas Kemper and Janina R. Galler},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={1993},
  volume={17},
  pages={91-128}
}
In this review, we have summarized various aspects as to how prenatal protein malnutrition affects development of the brain and have attempted to integrate several broad principles, concepts, and trends in this field in relation to our findings and other studies of malnutrition insults. Nutrition is probably the single greatest environmental influence both on the fetus and neonate, and plays a necessary role in the maturation and functional development of the central nervous system. Prenatal… Expand
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