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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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Artificial neural networks now able to help reveal a brain’s structure

July 16, 2018
Digital image analysis steps up to the task of reliably reconstructing individual nerve cells [more]
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Color processing in the tiny brain of fruit flies

January 11, 2018
Biologists explain basic mechanisms of color vision in an invertebrate [more]
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Thalamus helps the cerebrum with learning

November 14, 2017
Contrary to previous belief, learning processes do not occur exclusively in the cerebral cortex [more]
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Intestinal flora from twins is able to initiate multiple sclerosis

September 11, 2017
Genetically modified mice deliver first indication that human intestinal bacteria can trigger multiple sclerosis [more]
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Brain region mediates pleasure of eating

August 21, 2017
Neurons in the amygdala link food consumption to reward [more]
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Illuminating neural pathways in the living brain

July 24, 2017
Optobow method makes functional connections between individual neurons visible [more]
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