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Uterine Environment Boosts Learning Ability in Mouse Offspring

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February 27, 1998
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The Jackson Laboratory
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A study conducted at The Jackson Laboratory and the University of Connecticut suggests that the maternal uterine environment in mice can have an enhancing effect on learning ability in offspring across a broad range of behaviors.

BAR HARBOR, ME. -- A study conducted at The Jackson Laboratory and the University of Connecticut suggests that the maternal uterine environment in mice can have an enhancing effect on learning ability in offspring across a broad range of behaviors.


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