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Johns Hopkins Medicine

Astrocyte Activity In The Cerebellum

Caption: Astrocyte activity is shown in green in this slice of tissue from the brain region that controls movement in mice. Internal, structural elements of the astrocytes are shown in magenta; cell bodies are in red.

Credit: Amit Agarwal and Dwight Bergles, courtesy of Cell Press

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