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Order in Disorder: a key feature of dendritic organization in the brain

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience discovered local order of dendritic spine functional...

Gene editing in the brain gets a major upgrade

Scientists develop a new tool for precise genome editing in neurons Genome editing technologies have revolutionized...

MPFI scientists discover regional differences among chandelier cells

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience show that location matters when it comes...


STED: Small Scale, Big Breakthroughs

By Corey Moran Watching Dr. Christian Wurm boot up the Imspector software for the very first...

Seeing Through the Lens of STED Microscopy: A Brilliant Nanoscopic World Revealed

By Corey Moran If you have particularly poor eyesight like me, you’ll be able to relate...

Unlocking the brain key to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease | OpEd

With nearly 50 million people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease worldwide, it is more important than ever...