Flickering light strip for Alzheimer's studies on mice

Flickering light strip for Alzheimer's studies on mice

A flickering light strip used to expose mice to 40 Hertz light stimuli in Annabelle Singer's lab. The exposure triggered very strong releases of signaling chemicals in the brain. Credit: Georgia Tech / Allison Carter

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
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Alzheimer's Disease, Alzheimer's disease research, Gamma, gamma band activity, 40 Hertz, Flicker, signaling chemicals, signaling molecule, signaling mechanism, Signaling Pathways, Microglia, Amyloid Beta, amyloid aggragates, amyloid beta plaque, amyloid beta protein, p-tau, cytokines, cytokine regulation, cytokine research, Cytokinesis, immune activation, immune signaling, Immune biology, neuroscience, phosphoproteins, Phosphate, phosphate activation, Tau Proteins, neurofibrillary tangles, microphage, M-CSF, microphage colony-stimulating factor, schizophrenia, Schizophrenia research, Schizophrenia Treatment
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
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  • Created On: Feb 3, 2020 - 10:58am
  • Last Updated: Feb 3, 2020 - 10:58am