From extending lifespan to bolstering the immune system, the drug’s effects are only just beginning to be understood.
Researchers have used a modified rabies virus and fluorescent proteins to tag individual nerve cells in the mouse visual cortex.
October 31, 2017|
MARINA GARRETT, SALK INSTITUTEScientists are making use of modified rabies viruses to tag different types of neurons in the mouse brain. This is part of a multi-million dollar project to build a comprehensive atlas of the mammalian brain, led by scientists at the Salk Institute.