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Keywords: maternal energy hypothesisClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (9): 1731–1747.
Published: 1 May 2005
... into a re-examination, conducted with partial correlation analysis, of the maternal energy hypothesis relating to mammalian brain evolution, which suggests links between body size and brain size in neonates and adults, gestation period and basal metabolic rate. Much has been made of the potential problem...