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Author: Harris, K. & J. Stevens
Title: Study of Dendritic Spines by Serial Electron Microscopy & 3-Dimensional Reconstructions
Publication: Neurology and Neurobiology, 37, pp. 179-199
Date: 1988
The pictures that come out of these guys’ laboratories make Frankenstein look handsome. Neurons with slender dendrites branching skyward from a straight and sturdy trunk exist in laboratories, and possibly in the brain, but ink-blot looking gray clumps of neuron may be a more accurate picture of in-vivo neuron morphology.
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