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The glial fascicle : an ontogenic and phylogenic unit guiding, supplying and distributing mammalian cortical neurons. / Gressens, Pierre; Evrard, P.

In: Developmental Brain Research, Vol. 76, No. 2, 17.12.1993, p. 272-7.

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Gressens, P & Evrard, P 1993, 'The glial fascicle: an ontogenic and phylogenic unit guiding, supplying and distributing mammalian cortical neurons', Developmental Brain Research, vol. 76, no. 2, pp. 272-7. https://doi.org/10.1016/0165-3806(93)90218-Y

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Gressens, P., & Evrard, P. (1993). The glial fascicle: an ontogenic and phylogenic unit guiding, supplying and distributing mammalian cortical neurons. Developmental Brain Research, 76(2), 272-7. https://doi.org/10.1016/0165-3806(93)90218-Y

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Gressens P, Evrard P. The glial fascicle: an ontogenic and phylogenic unit guiding, supplying and distributing mammalian cortical neurons. Developmental Brain Research. 1993 Dec 17;76(2):272-7. https://doi.org/10.1016/0165-3806(93)90218-Y

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Gressens, Pierre ; Evrard, P. / The glial fascicle : an ontogenic and phylogenic unit guiding, supplying and distributing mammalian cortical neurons. In: Developmental Brain Research. 1993 ; Vol. 76, No. 2. pp. 272-7.

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