Word of the Week – Teratogen

As in:  “Some defects are associated with chromosomal abnormalities (for example, trisomy 13 and trisomy 18); some reflect exposure to teratogens such as retinoic acid at sensitive stages of development.”BookCover_DevelopmentalNeuroscience

Fahrbach, S. E. (2013).  Developmental neuroscience: A concise introduction. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, p. 73.

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