Rachel Rice, Ph.D., recent graduate from the School of Biological Sciences in Assistant Professor Kim Green’s lab in the department of Neurobiology and Behavior, has published her study on the contributions of microglia to functional recovery following extensive hippocampal neuronal loss in the Journal of Neuroscience.
The full article can be downloaded here.
Elimination of microglia improves functional outcomes following extensive neuronal loss in the hippocampus.
Rice RA, Spangenberg EE, Yamate-Morgan H, Lee RJ, Arora RPS, Hernandez MX, Tenner AJ, West BL, and Green KN. Journal of Neuroscience. 8 July 2015, 35(27):9977–9989