TITLE

A Mighty (Small) Mouse Brain Map

AUTHOR(S)
PRESTON, ELIZABETH
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Discover;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the publishing of a 3D reconstruction of a mouse's neocortex, a minuscule portion of its brain, in July 2015 and the process, and notes the discovery that branches of neurons seek out each other to connect rather than synapsing with their immediate neighbours as believed.
ACCESSION #
110877446

 

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