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COMPLETING THE CIRCUIT AT THE CENTER FOR BRAIN SCIENCE

Joshua R. Sanes, Director for Harvard's Center for Brain Science In 1967, Harvard University Press published The Dance Language and Orientation of Bees, Karl von Frisch’s landmark account…

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FINDING A PRESYNAPTIC ORGANIZER THAT MAKES THE BRAIN FUNCTIONAL

Neurons analyze and transmit information in the brain. Information is transferred from one neuron to another through the functional contact sites called synapses. When a neuron is activated,…

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SANES AND LICHTMAN BRING UNIQUE SYNERGISM TO MCB AND TO CENTER FOR BRAIN SCIENCE

Josh Sanes Jeff Lichtman GALLERY(click on image to see large version) The synapse is where the magic happens. Information zaps across the synapse from one neuron to the…

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