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(Science: anatomy) The anterior of the three principal divisions of the brain, including the prosencephalon and thalamencephalon. Sometimes restricted to the prosencephalon only. See brain.

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Re: Developmental Biology-I need help

... Int J Dev Biol. 2008;52(8):1077-88. Wilson NH, Key B. Neogenin interacts with RGMa and netrin-1 to guide axons within the embryonic vertebrate forebrain. Dev Biol. 2006 Aug 15;296(2):485-98. Epub 2006 Jun 15. Navankasattusas S, Whitehead KJ, Suli A, Sorensen LK, Lim AH, Zhao J, Park KW, Wythe ...

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by jonmoulton
Fri Nov 07, 2008 7:03 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Developmental Biology-I need help
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Splice modification in mouse brains

... but not sense treated mice. Western blots revealed that, after Morpholino treatment, the transcript downstream of exon 23 was translated in the forebrain. Sekiguchi M, Zushida K, Yoshida M, Maekawa M, Kamichi S, Yoshida M, Sahara Y, Yuasa S, Takeda S, Wada K. A deficit of brain dystrophin impairs ...

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by jonmoulton
Tue Oct 21, 2008 2:59 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Splice modification in mouse brains
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Views: 1815

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... prone to criminality than are others, how certain physical indicators allow us to predict criminality, and to recognize the critical role of the forebrain in inhibiting violent and antisocial behavior. The reader of The Mismeasure of Man will search in vain for even a dismissing reference to ...

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:13 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332804

Species vs Race?

... are programed to “look” for differences which might indicate genetic differences which would interfere with reproduction. Without a well developed forebrain these visual differences would further help to prevent breeding between dissimilarities which in itself might help to accelerate species differences ...

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by genovese
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Species vs Race?
Replies: 26
Views: 26812


... pressure would have been to try and control and understand those emotions and that modulations of mid brain activity by the developing forebrain would have given us self awareness and abstract thinking.

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by genovese
Tue Feb 12, 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Logic/emotions/Self-preservation
Replies: 5
Views: 6982
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