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The study was funded by the UK Medical Research Council (MRC), the Royal Society, Parkinson's UK, Motor Neurone Disease Association, Alzheimer's Research UK, Foundation Thierry Latran (to F.H.), and the Air Force Research Laboratories and the Centre for Insect Science at the University of Arizona (to N.J.S.).
Paper reference: Strausfeld, N.J. and Hirth, F. 'Deep homology of arthropod central complex and vertebrate basal ganglia', Science
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