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Fetal Brain Development in Chimpanzees Versus Humans

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Caption: This movie shows a pregnant chimpanzee undergoing an ultrasound imaging procedure to explore brain growth in her fetus.

Credit: Current Biology, Sakai et al.: “Fetal brain development in chimpanzees versus humans”

Usage Restrictions: Under embargo until Monday, Sept 24, 2012

Related news release: Human brains outpace chimp brains in the womb


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