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Using an Adapted Microfluidic Olfactory Chip for the Imaging of Neuronal Activity in Response to Pheromones in Male C. Elegans Head Neurons

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10.3791/56026-v

September 7th, 2017

September 7th, 2017

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1Department of Biology and Biotechnology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2Department of Biomedical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The use of an adapted "olfactory chip" for the efficient calcium imaging of C. elegans males is described here. Studies of male exposure to glycerol and a pheromone are also shown.

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