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An image of the zebrafish brain neuronal development (dorsal view) at 4 days post-fertilization.
Zebrafish GABAergic neurons
Inhibitory neurons in the zebrafish forebrain using gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA) as a neurotransmitter. Confocal Micrograph of a 4 day old transgenic zebrafish viewed from a ventral aspect (anterior to the top).
The hippocampal neurons captured in this image show the GluR1 subtype of glutamate receptors.
Neuropeptide receptors in the brain.
Prions in the gut
Infectious prion proteins use specialized cells (labelled green) to cross the lining of the gut and establish infection before spreading.
Acetylated tubulin in sensory neuron endings in the cornea.
Neuroregeneration in a dish
An isolated spinal sensory neuron (yellow), regenerating axons (red) on an underlying tissue section of peripheral nerve (green) are seen here in tissue culture.
Myelination in the sciatic nerve.
Laminin & cranial ganglion
This fluorescence micrograph has been stained with a neurofillament stain to highlight a developing cranial ganglion.
Mouse brain capillaries.