Mature excitatory neurons differentiated from Bipolar Disorder patient fibroblasts-derived induced pluripotent stem cells.

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Two views of the modeled katanin hexamer  bound to a β-tubulin tail (yellow) with two poly-Glu branches (branch 1, green, six glutamates; branch 2, magenta, seven glutamates). See figure 3B in the publication for full information

Tubulin code tells Katanin where to cut

“Arbor Vitae,” colorized image from formalin fixed human cerebellum acquired at 100 micron isotropic resolution on the 11.7T MRI system. Image credit: Govind Nair Bhagavatheeshwaran), Staff Scientist in the qMRI Core Facility, and Stephen Dodd, Staff Scientist, at the Laboratory of Functional and Molecular Imaging.

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The present Intramural Research program of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) began in the early 1950's with research programs in basic neuroscience, neurology and neurosurgery. Today investigators in the NINDS intramural program conduct research in the basic, translational, and clinical neurosciences at the NINDS Bethesda, Maryland laboratories.

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