Visualization of Neural Circuits, Image #1


Submitted by Kartik Ramamoorthi, McGovern Institute, MIT Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences


Kartik Ramamoorthi
McGovern Institute
Confocal Microscopy

"The goal of our research is to understand the mechanisms mediating experience dependent changes in neural circuit function. These images provide us a way to visualize neurons undergoing these changes. These images were taken to identify the response of different types of neurons to stimulation."