Injecting molecules from a sea slug that received tail shocks into one that didn’t made the recipient animal behave more cautiously.
Scientists discover a molecular factor that allows them to follow neurons from birth to maturity.
March 28, 2018|
Researchers reported last week (March 20) in eLife that they found a unique “genetic fingerprint” that they used to track a kind of neuron, called a neurogliaform cell, during development in mice.
M. Niquille et al., “Neurogliaform cortical interneurons derive from cells in the preoptic area,” eLife, doi:10.7554/eLife.32017, 2018.