Sexual dimorphisms of the brain.

  title={Sexual dimorphisms of the brain.},
  author={Roger A. Gorski},
  journal={Journal of animal science},
  volume={61 Suppl 3},
This discussion reviews, partially from the historical perspective of the author, the development and evolution of the concept of the sexual differentiation of the brain, a process that has profound implications for reproductive biology, animal behavior and developmental neurobiology. Although there are numerous sex differences in brain function, the mammalian brain appears to be fundamentally female. Characteristics of brain function typical of the male sex are imposed on the developing brain… CONTINUE READING
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