In article <mdcox.783806235 at wadsworth> Margaret Davis-Cox,
mdcox at news.wadsworth.org writes:
>What is the difference between a male rat brain and a female rat brain
>the first two postnatal weeks? Are there hormonal differences that
>different developmental programs? I am particularly interested in any
>information on gender differences in the development of the limbic and
>Any ideas or references to the literature will be greatly appreciated.
I don't really have an answer for you, Meg, but I suggest that you look
into some primate work by Bachevalier. She and her colleagues have shown
differntial rates of brain maturation and differential rates of
behavioral maturation using DNMS task.