Video of an array tomogram of a mouse somatosensory cortex. The volume is a "fly-through" of a sagitally oriented rectangular slab of transgenic mouse somatosensory cortex. The overlay thumbnail at upper left renders a projection through the entire slab and the moving magenta rectangle shows the variably...more
Image contributed by Stephen Smith; 2011 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition®
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