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Miniature microscopes capture neurons in action

Inscopix | December 9, 2011

Scientists have developed a miniature fluorescence microscope small enough to implant in the head of a living mouse and gather images from its brain without hindering…

Rendering the brain-behavior link visible

Inscopix | November 10, 2011

In vivo imaging scientists broadcast from inside the brains of moving animals.

Fingertip-size microscope has huge potential for studying the brain and its diseases, say Stanford researchers

Inscopix | September 17, 2011

A readily portable miniature microscope weighing less than 2 grams and tiny enough to balance on your fingertip has been developed by Stanford University researchers.

Next Generation: All-In-One In Vivo Scope

Inscopix | September 16, 2011

Researchers package a fluorescence microscope—including the light and camera—that can image the brain of a freely moving mouse.  

Fingertip Microscope Can Peek Inside a Moving Animal

Inscopix | September 14, 2011

An inexpensive microscope about the size of a gumdrop could allow scientists to peer into the inner workings of living, moving animals much more easily. The device is…

Microscope 'hats' peer inside mice brains

Inscopix | September 11, 2011

Mice are the mainstay of modern biomedical research, but the ability to image their brain cells while they're scampering around is no easy task. Scientists at Stanford…

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