Influence of Uterine Site on Occurrence of Spontaneous Cleft Lip in Mice

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Science  12 Aug 1960:
Vol. 132, Issue 3424, pp. 420-421
DOI: 10.1126/science.132.3424.420


It has been found that within the A/Jax strain, embryos in the uterine site nearest the ovary develop cleft lip (with or without cleft palate) significantly more often than embryos in other positions in the uterus.