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Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Reveals Neuronal Diversity
Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Reveals Neuronal Diversity
Catherine Offord | Jun 23, 2016
Using a new approach to analyze the transcriptomes of thousands of individual cell nuclei in postmortem brains, researchers identify multiple neuronal subtypes.
Pioneering Neuroscientist Dies
Pioneering Neuroscientist Dies
Kerry Grens | Jan 19, 2015
Vernon Mountcastle, who mapped the functional landscape of the neocortex, passed away at age 96.
Neuronal Disorganization in Autism
Neuronal Disorganization in Autism
Kerry Grens | Mar 27, 2014
Study finds abnormal cellular layering within the brains of children with autism, pointing to inappropriate development prenatally.  
New Cortical Connectome Online
New Cortical Connectome Online
Kerry Grens | Feb 27, 2014
Researchers offer a freely available map of the connections throughout the mouse cortex.  
Male and Female Brains Wired Differently
Male and Female Brains Wired Differently
Bob Grant | Dec 4, 2013
The brains of men contain stronger front-to-rear connections while those of women are better connected from left to right.