Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types
Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types
A pair of mouse studies describes neuronal subpopulations not identified before and some of their functions.
Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types
Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types

A pair of mouse studies describes neuronal subpopulations not identified before and some of their functions.

A pair of mouse studies describes neuronal subpopulations not identified before and some of their functions.

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Single-Cell Sequencing & Analysis
Single-Cell Sequencing & Analysis
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 25, 2018
SCS is a powerful tool in the scientist’s arsenal for linking genetic variation to disease and pathogenesis. Finding the right instrument is pivotal for obtaining the data you want!
Here Comes Single-Cell Optogenetics
Here Comes Single-Cell Optogenetics
Ruth Williams | Mar 1, 2018
A new protein may allow researchers to home in on individual neurons, determining their activity minute by minute.
Image of the Day: Itty Bitty Cell Sucker
Image of the Day: Itty Bitty Cell Sucker
The Scientist Staff | Jul 21, 2017
With a diameter smaller than 100 nanometers, this nanopipette’s indiscernible tip is tiny enough to suck up minute contents of a single cell. 
Image of the Day: Sharp Shooters
Image of the Day: Sharp Shooters
The Scientist Staff | Apr 3, 2017
Single-celled dinoflagellates (Polykrikos) use harpoon-like organelles to hunt and capture prey.
Gene Expression in a Drop
Gene Expression in a Drop
Ruth Williams | Aug 1, 2015
Tens of thousands of individual cells can have their transcriptomes analyzed simultaneously thanks to two new techniques.