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The neuronal migration hypothesis of dyslexia: A critical evaluation 30 years on

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The capacity for language is one of the key features underlying the complexity of human cognition and its evolution. However, little is known about the neurobiological mechanisms that mediate normal or impaired linguistic ability. For developmental dyslexia, early postmortem studies conducted in the 1980s linked the disorder to subtle defects in the migration of neurons in the developing neocortex. These early studies were reinforced by human genetic analyses that identified dyslexia suscepti...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1111/ejn.14149

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
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Author
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0000-0002-7717-4477
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Grant:
092071/B/10/Z
082498/Z/07/Z
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Neuroscience Journal website
Volume:
48
Issue:
10
Pages:
3212–3233
Publication date:
2018-10-06
Acceptance date:
2018-08-13
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EISSN:
1460-9568
ISSN:
0953-816X
Pubs id:
pubs:976244
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uri:fcb7fc42-86f4-4810-a6d2-c51fa494b91d
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uuid:fcb7fc42-86f4-4810-a6d2-c51fa494b91d
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pubs:976244

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