24 Mar 2017 - 10:00
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Prof. Erik De Schutter and Dr. Sungho Hong
26 Jul 2016 - 21:13
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3D Rendering of Purkinje Cells
26 Jul 2016 - 21:11
The work is contributed by Dr. Marylka Yoe Uusisaari in the Neuronal Rhythms in Movement Unit.
Type: Photo
26 Jul 2016 - 21:00
Our eyes are constantly moving, whether we notice or not. They jump from one focus point to another and even when we seem to be focused on one point, the eyes continue to reflexively move. These...
Type: News Article
3 Jul 2014 - 13:25
The human brain is the most complex computer in existence.  Understanding how it works has been a scientific endeavor for centuries.  However, technology has only recently advanced to the...
Type: News Article
3 Jul 2014 - 11:32
On the left you can see dendrites with different numbers of spines and visually watch how the molecules inside spread out, or diffuse, differently when there are more spines.   On the right, you...
Type: Video
3 Jul 2014 - 11:25
In the upper left box you can see all parts of the neuron in this model, the external structure and internal compartment (ER) that holds calcium (yellow), and the proteins involved in opening the...
Type: Video
25 Jun 2014 - 09:12
Dr. Weiliang Chen
Type: Photo
25 Jun 2014 - 09:08
An example of the complex cell structure one of the toolkits allows researchers to model.
Type: Photo
29 Oct 2013 - 17:50
Neurons in the brain communicate with each other both chemically and electrically: chemical communication can lead to strengthening or weakening of connections between neurons, and electrical...
Type: News Article
Differential Patterns of Voltage and Calcium
29 Oct 2013 - 15:21
Differential voltage (top) and calcium (bottom) distributions in the dendrite of simulated Purkinje cells. Horizontal columns show voltage and calcium distribution changes over time, and vertical...
Type: Photo
29 Oct 2013 - 14:08
Watch voltage and calcium influx during two different Purkinje cell dendritic bursts.
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