ABOVE: A TASTE OF TEMPERATURE: Adult Drosophila ventral nerve cord motor neurons expressing the gustatory thermoreceptor Gr28bD (left); in gray is a 3D reconstruction of the motor neurons, in green is neural activity in response to heat, with the green trace showing calcium currents in a single neuron (right). MISHRA ET AL., SCI REP, 8:901, 2018


Using Temperature-Sensitive Channels to Study Neural Circuitry

BY:Devika G. Bansal

Meet the researchers building a thermogenetic toolbox.