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Hippocampal 'Anxiety' Cells Identified

News   Feb 01, 2018 | Original Story From Columbia University Medical Centre

 
Hippocampal Cells Fire When The Animal is in a Threatening Environment, Signal Anxiety

Using optogenetics, anxiety cells in the brains of mice light up when the animal is stressed. Source: Lab of Rene Hen, PhD, Columbia University Irving Medical Center

 
 
 

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