[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Dr. Barbara Meyer

Activity-wave Hippocampus

Caption: This is a filmstrip of an activity wave through the hippocampus. The activity wave is triggered by stimulating the input region with a microelectrode (black arrow) and recorded using voltage-sensitive dyes. Warmer colours represent stronger neuronal activity.

Credit: MPI of Psychiatry

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Learning requires rhythmical activity of neurons

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]