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Posted by | 25 June 2013
New paper on axon regeneration after laser-mediated lesions

We have a new paper in Nature Communications on axon regeneration after laser-mediated lesions.  It is featured in Nature. In-vivo single neuron axotomy triggers axon regeneration to restore synaptic density...

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Posted by | 25 June 2013
New paper shows evidence for GAP-43-dependent regulation of presynaptic stability

We have a new collaborative paper with the Biophysics and Biophotonics groups at LENS in PNAS on GAP-43-depedent regulation of presynpatic sprouting. In vivo single branch axotomy induces GAP-43-dependent sprouting...

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Posted by | 19 June 2013
New paper shows detailed analysis of synaptic reorganisation in brain microlesions

We have a new paper in The Journal of Neuroscience on the reorganisation of injured axons. Synaptic elimination and protection after minimal injury depend on cell type and their prelesion...

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Posted by | 25 May 2013
Unstable connections image is Biomedical Picture of the Day

A 3D reconstruction image of neural connections being made in the brain is published on 25 May 2013 on the Biomedical Picture of the Day (BPoD) web site.

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Posted by | 16 April 2013
New paper on synaptic reorganisation during ageing

We have a new paper in PNAS on synaptic reorganization during ageing.  It is featured in Nature and in F1000Prime. Increased axonal bouton dynamics in the aging mouse cortex. Grillo,...

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Posted by | 4 September 2012
Damage limitation image is Biomedical Picture of the Day

Image of brain microglia scavenging for damaged neurons and destroying potentially deadly microorganisms is published on 04 September 2012 on the Biomedical Picture of the Day (BPoD) web site.

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