A customizable Styrofoam mold minimizes head movements during brain scans, enabling researchers to produce clearer images.
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A new method enables researchers to plot activity in the zebrafish brain’s system for spatial orientation and balance.
A new resource details the protein-coding portions of the genomes of 36 popular mouse strains.
A transparent set of electrodes enables researchers to simultaneously record electrical signals and visualize neurons in the brains of awake mice.
Novel sensors enable researchers to monitor the activity of two signaling chemicals in the brains of living fruit flies and mice.
A new method helps researchers map the patterns of chemical tags in large batches of cells.
Exposing fertilized chicken eggs to valproic acid, an epilepsy drug, yields chicks with apparent social deficits.
Children with autism often have problems understanding others’ thoughts; those who use mental strategies to compensate for these problems may be unusually anxious.
A new map reveals the routes of individual neurons in visual regions of the mouse brain.