Computer-aided three-dimensional reconstruction and quantitative analysis of cells from serial electron microscopic montages of foetal monkey brain

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Computer-aided reconstruction of immature brain cells with highly irregular shapes from serial electron microscopic montages gives three-dimensional images and quantitative data on surface areas and volumes, providing new classes of data on cell behaviour during development.

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Rakic, P., Stensas, L., Sayre, E. et al. Computer-aided three-dimensional reconstruction and quantitative analysis of cells from serial electron microscopic montages of foetal monkey brain. Nature 250, 31–34 (1974). https://doi.org/10.1038/250031a0

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