POMC Neurons (Orange Dots) in the Hypothalamus of a Mouse (image) CNRS Share Print E-Mail Caption POMC neurons (orange dots) in the hypothalamus of a mouse, located at the base of the brain. Photo taken from a mouse using a confocal microscope. Credit Danaé Nuzzaci / CNRS / CSGA Usage Restrictions May only be used with appropriate credit and caption. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.