[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Catherine Kolf
ckolf@jhmi.edu
443-287-2251
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Path of a Nerve Cell

Caption: The twisted pathway of a single nerve cell in the skin on the back of a mouse. This particular cell has wrapped itself around at least 140 hair follicles.

Credit: Hao Wu

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Why our backs can't read braille


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]