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Are Neurons of the Human Cerebral Cortex Really Lost During Aging? A Morphometric Examination

Part of the Advances in Applied Neurological Sciences book series (NEUROLOGICAL, volume 2)

Abstract

This description of the aging human brain centers on the biological or physiological aspects of the aging process. All pathologic changes, including presenile dementia, are omitted from the discussion.

Keywords

Human Brain Brain Size Brain Weight Neuron Density Methyl Benzoate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Haug
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnatomyMedical University LübeckLübeck 1Germany

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