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Scientists Uncover the Logic of Brain Cell Projections

News   Mar 29, 2018 | Original Story from the Sainsbury Wellcome Centre

 
New Barcode-Based Tracing Method Uncovers the Logic of Single Neuron Projections

The diversity of single-cell projections from mouse visual cortex revealed by fluorescence-based tracing. Each panel in the background shows the traced axon of a single neuron from the upper layers of primary visual cortex. The grey outlines are the brain borders. The foreground brain contains two traced cells overlaid in different colours. Credit: Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, UCL

 
 
 

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