HM - 2014


2014 // HM // Dr. Fengzhu Xiong // Harvard Medical School // Boston, MA, USA
Specimen: Neural tube formation in zebrafish embryo. Neural tube is the precursor of our brain and spinal cord. Mosaic labeling allows neural progenitors to be followed and their morphology and projections analyzed. Movie combines top view (bottom) and cross-sectional view (top) 3D maximum rendering of the 3-channel time-lapse dataset. Time indicates hours post fertilization. The embryo starts to twitch near the end of the movie
Tags: Fish

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