A fly brain pretending being a lion...

Living Drosophila brain observed with a 10x objective at the two photon microscope (LSM780 NLO), transmission in gray shows the brain and myr-tdTomato in red, the axons of mushroom body neurons.
Caroline Medioni
Equipe - Institut iBV
Type d'échantillon
Living fly brain
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transmitted light and Myristoylated-Tomato expressed specically in the mushroom body neurons
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Contexte biologique
We are studying the natural axonal degeneration and regrowth of a population of neurons within bilateral sturctures in the central fly brain (the Mushroom Bodies) which are involved in olfactory learning and memory functions.
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Projection max en z