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Title: Alcohol apoptosis
Author: Clark Bird
Votes: 3

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Description: Series of images from a 7 day old Venus-VGAT mouse 8 hours after a binge-like exposure to ethanol showing apoptotic cells in red. This transgenic mouse expresses Venus yellow fluorescent protein in GABAergic interneurons. Blue- DAPI, Green- GABAergic interneurons, Red- Cleaved Caspase-3. Images were acquire on a Zeiss AxioPlan2 microscope equipped with a Nuance Multi-Spectral camera. Coronal sections through the retrosplenial cortex, dorsal hippocampus, and thalamus