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Neuron Zebrafish

Caption: Newly discovered neuron type (yellow) helps zebrafish to coordinate its eye and swimming movements. The image shows the blue-stained brain of a fish larva with the suggested position of the eyes.

Credit: Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology/Kubo

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