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Research News from the Institute

Research news

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Should I stay or should I go? Decisions take a straight path through the fish brain

December 19, 2018
Max Planck neurobiologists show how visual perceptions are translated into behavior [more]
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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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How to recognise your own kind

November 01, 2018
Zebrafish identify virtual shoal partners based on motion patterns typical of their species [more]
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Protein for deeper insights into the brain

September 17, 2018
Researchers publish building instructions to promote biomedical research [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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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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