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Three nerve cells are sufficient to steer a fly

December 06, 2018
HS cells correct an unwanted rotation movement by slowing down the legs [more]
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LC10 – the neuron that tracks fruit flies

July 19, 2018
How visual information about other flies reaches the male brain [more]
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<p>Award for outstanding publications of young scientists </p>

April 28, 2017
Tobias Rose and Co-first authors Matthias Meier und Etienne Serbe receive „Young Scientist Award“ [more]
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The more active the fly, the faster its brain works

April 03, 2017
Neurobiologists discover important characteristics of the motion detector in the fly brain [more]
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Neuron unites two theoretical models on motion detection

August 09, 2016
Computation of motion by T4 cells in the fly brain more complex than previously believed [more]
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Outstanding research and publications

March 11, 2016
Alex Mauss and Fiona Müllner receive Young Scientist Award [more]
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Neuronal calculations consider expectations

March 02, 2016
The fly brain takes typical features of the environment into account when calculating motion [more]
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