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Human Brain Cell Types

Different cells of the human primary motor cortex in the brain displayed in different colors in a circle.
Credit: Allen Institute

This image of human brain cell type diversity in the primary motor cortex, the region of the brain that controls movement, was generated using a technique known as single-cell transcriptomics to capture the full suite of genes switched on in each brain cell.



Human Brain Cell Types

Credit: Allen Institute
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