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Brains, Bots, and Beer: Week in Review

ByAllison EckNOVA NextNOVA Next

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This Week’s NOVA Next Feature

Forgotten for over a century, neuroscientists are beginning to unravel the brain’s mysterious perineuronal nets. NOVA Next contributor Teal Burrell reports the story.

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Perineuronal nets (in red) in the somatosensory cortex of a mouse brain

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