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Increased prenatal brain growth in a transgenic mouse model decreases cranial development: An expensive tissue hypothesis for the skull

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Increased prenatal brain growth in a transgenic mouse model decreases cranial development: An expensive tissue hypothesis for the skull https://t.co/2ZA32mpX5i
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Supplemental Information

Raw data - measurements of wild-type and transgenic mice at prenatal and newborn ages

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.26543v1/supp-1

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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Elisabeth K N López conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Matthew J Ravosa conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Animal Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

IACUC of Northwestern University approved this project.

Funding

This research was supported by grants from the National Science Foundation (BCS-0725338; E.K.N.L. and M.J.R.), Leakey Foundation (E.K.N.L.) and Barnard College (E.K.N.L.). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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