Voxel-based morphometry and stereology provide convergent evidence of the importance of medial prefrontal cortex for fluid intelligence in healthy adults

@article{Gong2005VoxelbasedMA,
  title={Voxel-based morphometry and stereology provide convergent evidence of the importance of medial prefrontal cortex for fluid intelligence in healthy adults},
  author={Qi-yong Gong and Vanessa Sluming and Andrew Mayes and Simon S. Keller and Thomas R. Barrick and Enis Cezayirli and Neil Roberts},
  journal={NeuroImage},
  year={2005},
  volume={25},
  pages={1175-1186}
}
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