Rat brain: effects of environmental enrichment on wet and dry weights.
- Published Article
Science (New York, N.Y.)
- Publication Date
Feb 21, 1969
Wet weight of rat cerebral cortex was increased by exposure to an enriched environment, as compared with standard colony or impoverished conditions. Dry weights and wet weights were compared and both yielded identical percentage differences between brains of animals experiencing enrichment and those experiencing impoverishment.
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