Serotonin Receptor 2A Activation Promotes Evolutionarily Relevant Basal Progenitor Proliferation in the Developing Neocortex

@article{Xing2020SerotoninR2,
  title={Serotonin Receptor 2A Activation Promotes Evolutionarily Relevant Basal Progenitor Proliferation in the Developing Neocortex},
  author={Lei Xing and Nereo Kalebic and Takashi Namba and Samir Vaid and Pauline Wimberger and Wieland B. Huttner},
  journal={Neuron},
  year={2020},
  volume={108},
  pages={1113-1129.e6}
}
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