Contact: Jules Asher
NIH/National Institute of Mental Health
Caption: More newborn neurons (light green blotches near orange areas) are visible in part of the hippocampus of an adult mouse in which neurogenesis was genetically enhanced (right) than in a control mouse (left) .
Credit: Amar Sahay, Ph.D., Columbia University
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