'Voltron' imaging tool captures brain cell action in living animals

'Voltron' imaging tool captures brain cell action in living animals Grantee News thomas.johnson Fri, 08/02/2019 - 11:07 Scientists have developed a new way to track neural activity. The technique can target specific brain cells and relies on dyes that are brighter and more stable than those currently used. Read more from HHMI News. Source: National … Continue reading 'Voltron' imaging tool captures brain cell action in living animals

Tumor macrophage marker offers unique target for treatment

Tumor macrophage marker offers unique target for treatment Science Highlights thomas.johnson Thu, 08/01/2019 - 13:44 Macrophages are white blood cells that accumulate in tumors, where they aid cancer progression. Now scientists have identified a surface protein found only on the macrophages residing in tumors, exposing a target for precise tumor treatments. Source: National Institute of … Continue reading Tumor macrophage marker offers unique target for treatment