Rat whiskers

Rat whiskers

Rat whiskers are arranged in rows, and chunks of brain tissue correspond to those individual whiskers. That’s similar to how a human’s body surface is mapped onto the brain surface. Credit: Thinkstock.

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Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
Brain Mapping, Garrett Stanley, neural circuits, neuron, neuroscience
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  • Created By: Brett Israel
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 10:49am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:49pm