57th Annual Meeting

Dec 9-13, 2018

The Diplomat Beach Resort, Hollywood, Florida
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October 24, 2018

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October 25, 2018

Early Registration Pricing

November 14, 2018

Annual Meeting Hotel Reservation

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Neuro News

Scientists Find a Strange New Cell in Human Brains: The 'Rosehip Neuron'

Neuroscientists have made a rosy discovery: a new type of human brain cell. The newest neuron has been named the "rosehip neuron," thanks to its bushy appearance. The brain cell, with its unique gene expressions, distinctive shape and diverse connections with other neurons, has not been described before and, what's more, it isn't present in neuroscientists' favorite subject: mice. (Image Credit - Tamas Lab, University of Szeged | Article - Live Science)

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