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Less than 1% of neurons — the VIPs — orchestrate brain development

August 16, 2017

The complex choreography of brain development is orchestrated by less than 1% of neurons, Yale neuroscientists report in the Aug. 16 issue of the journal Neuron. In this video, Jessica Cardin and colleagues discuss role of aptly named VIP interneurons in forming the brain’s cortical circuits.

Submitted by Lindsay Borthwick on August 18, 2017