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Muller Cells, Glia of the Retina

  Is that Skeletor I see under my microscope? Almost. The glowing creatures from Grim’s Carnival Marathon art are inspired by real cells …

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Sparkling Chandeliers of Cortex

What’s in a brain? So many cells; such great variety! When it comes to neurons, they can be broadly categorized as either …

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Celebrate the National Eye Institute’s 50th Birthday with Vision Science Competitions!

We’re teaming up with the National Eye Institute to host a series of science-themed competitions that will take place between March and October, 2018.  Kick things off with a special Scythe Marathon beginning at 8 am on Monday, March 5. Look for the NEI Marathon cell and race to trace, for the results of this marathon will be on display at an event on Capital Hill in Washington, DC on March 21!

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Neuron Bundle: Neo Update

Ever since Neo was announced, Seung Lab has been working hard to prepare new research tools (AIs, annotations, data sharing hubs, visualizations, etc) …