In this week’s Journal of Neuroscience, scientists recorded membrane potentials from fly neck motor neurons. I bet that you would have found similar membrane potentials in my neck motor neurons after accidentally falling asleep on the plane ride home from SfN. Why couldn’t any of the exhibitors hand out neck rests?! I guess 5 grocery hippie bags, 3 USB Flashdrives, 2 mugs, pens and pencils, and a laptop sleeve isn’t too much to expect….
Neury Thursday: Fly/Post-Flight Neck Spasms