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When larger brains do not have more neurons: increased numbers of cells are compensated by decreased average cell size across mouse individuals.

Herculano-Houzel S, Messeder DJ, Fonseca-Azevedo K, Pantoja NA.

Front Neuroanat. 2015 Jun 1;9:64. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2015.00064. eCollection 2015.


Metabolic constraint imposes tradeoff between body size and number of brain neurons in human evolution.

Fonseca-Azevedo K, Herculano-Houzel S.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Nov 6;109(45):18571-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1206390109. Epub 2012 Oct 22.

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