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Defining the Dendritic Field of the Connections That Link Cerebral Hemispheres

News   Jan 21, 2019 | Original Press Release from the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience

 
Defining the Dendritic Field of the Connections That Link Cerebral Hemispheres

Mirrored image of a brain from a mouse with the neurodegenerative disease Niemann-Pick type C1 (NPC1). A major way to assess the impact of a potential therapeutic on the central nervous system is to assess cerebellar pathology in mice. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) researchers found that an experimental drug could stabilize or slow the progression of NPC1. Visit www.nichd.nih.gov/news/releases/nieman_pick_080917 for details. Credit: NICHD/NIH, I. Williams

 
 
 

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