Mechanical model of brain convolutional development

David P Richman, R. Malcolm Stewart, John W. Hutchinson, Verne S. Caviness

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Pathologic and experimental data suggest a model based on differential growth within the cerebral cortex.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-21
Number of pages4
Issue number4196
StatePublished - 1975
Externally publishedYes


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Richman, D. P., Stewart, R. M., Hutchinson, J. W., & Caviness, V. S. (1975). Mechanical model of brain convolutional development. Science, 189(4196), 18-21.