Provides technical, research-based articles on early brain development in children and pediatric neurology for professionals and parents with a basic knowledge of the subject. Includes information on the human brain, child and infant brain development, an overview of the Yale Pediatric Neurology program and additional research topics covering epilepsy, dyslexia, and cerebral palsy.
Development of the Cerebral Cortex: V. Transcription Factors and Brain Development
In language geared toward readers with some background in genetics, this article discusses various types of genes and their roles in brain development.
Development of the Cerebral Cortex: Stress and Brain Development
Also written in fairly technical language, this study reviews the effect of stress on neuronal function, brain aging, and cognitive impairment.