How can we observe individual neurons in situ?

  • 0 Replies
  • 2168 Views

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

*

Offline thedoc

  • Forum Admin
  • Administrator
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • 513
    • View Profile
How can we observe individual neurons in situ?
« on: 22/02/2012 16:24:49 »
A clever “super-resolution” microscope has allowed researchers to observe changes in a single neuron in the brain of a live mouse.  The exceptional level of detail even showed protrusions called dendritic spines moving and changing shape...



Read the whole story on our website by clicking here



  
« Last Edit: 22/02/2012 16:24:49 by _system »