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Pubertal Hormones and Brain Volume in Adolescents

Human Brain Mapping has published an article by Megan Herting, Prapti Gautam, Jeffrey Spielberg, Eric Kan, Ronald Dahl, and Elizabeth Sowell (2014) on the role of testosterone and estradiol in brain volume changes across adolescence. This longitudinal study uses magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to examine subcortical brain volume in adolescent boys and girls. For more information, download the article from Human Brain Mapping.