For the first time in living animals, researchers have tracked the movement and functional activity of neurons as they wired together into circuits and discovered that motor neurons are the first to send signals.
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Study investigates the connectivity of neurons from three areas of the brain that are closely associated with schizophrenia.
Scientists have mapped the dorsal striatum as part of a big data approach to understanding the mechanisms behind Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s and autism.
Researchers have published the largest network to date of connections between cortical neurons, revealing that neurons carrying out similar functions are more likely to be connected to each other.