Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Hot like wasabi when I bust rhymes

A paper!

Trophic neuron-glia interactions and cell number adjustments in the fruit fly
Alicia Hidalgo, Kentaro Kato, Ben Sutcliffe, Graham McIlroy, Simon Bishop, Samaher Alahmed.
Glia, epub 1 Dec 2010, doi: 10.1002/glia.21092

If you'd like to know a bit more, I recommend starting from the very beginning, with the 1986 Nobel lecture of Rita Levi-Montalcini, describing the discovery of nerve growth factor (NGF). It makes for an interesting story of how science used to be done.

Image from the work of Levi-Montalcini, not us

1 comment:

Julia Menzies said...

Wooo congrats! Wouldn't understand a word of it but so cool to have a publication to your name! Well done!