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Mutant Mouse Mitochondria
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This electron micrograph shows abnormally shaped and structured mitochondria in the liver of a mutant mouse that models methylmalonic acidemia, a disease in with the body cannot process certain lipids and proteins.

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A New Window Into Psychosis
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This is a microscopic image of a neuron that expresses the dopamine D2 receptor (D2R). D2R is a common target for antipsychotic medications. Researchers investigating D2R signaling believe it may provide new insight into psychosis.

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Neurons: Healthy vs. Parkinson’s Disease
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To the left, the image shows healthy neurons from a mouse brain. The right image is of damaged neurons by Parkinson’s disease protein clumps.

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The Hippocampus and Memory
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Granule cells in the mouse hippocampus (shown in blue) that were active during the formation of a discrete memory were selectively targeted to express activity-dependent DREADDs (shown in green; designer receptors exclusively activated by designer drugs).

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Fruit Fly Salivary Gland
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This image shows fruit fly glands and the cellular packets known as secretory granules (red) which store proteins destined for secretion.

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Brain Organoid Infected by the Zika Virus
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This image shows a brain organoid infected by the zika virus after 13 days.

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Zooming In: Butterfly Wings
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This close-up look at the wings of the Rajah Brooke's birdwing butterfly with a scanning electron microscope reveals tiny structures in their wing scales that trap light so that virtually none escapes.

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Perineuronal Net
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Pictured is a perineuronal net (PNN) (green) with synapses embedded in it (red).

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Novel Coronavirus: 2019-nCoV
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This scanning electron microscope image shows 2019-nCoV (round gold objects) emerging from the surface of cells cultured in the lab.

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Human Vascular Progenitor Cells
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Human vascular progenitor cells (green), made from lab-grown naive stem cells, engraft into blood vessels (red) in a mouse retina.

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