‘Mutant ferrets’ shine a light on human brain evolution

While exploring human brain development using a mutant ferret model, scientists accidentally stumbled upon clues as to the evolution of our oversized brains. Genetically altering ferrets gives new insight into brain development and evolution. Humans are blessed with relatively large brains.

Read more: https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321488.php

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