Home
About Our Research
Publications
People
Gallery
Neuronal Movie Clips
Our Lab Gallery
Image Gallery
Outside the Lab Gallery
Links Page
Teaching Page
Research Opportunities
Contact Us
Biology Homepage
 



[Please allow time for movie clip to load.]


Dense-core vesicles traffic bidirectionally in the axon of cultured hippocampal neurons.

A montage of still frames and a movie of a neuron expressing NPY-Cherry and soluble GFP. After live-cell imaging, cells were stained by immuncytochemistry with an antibody against the dendritic marker MAP2. The axon is defined by morphological criteria as viewed by the GFP signal, e.g. long, thin, even caliber, and the absence of MAP2 staining. For more information see reference #17.