Making Vacuum Chambers

If you would like to make an essentially free vacuum chamber with pump, Chris Notap has a useful video on making one out of spare parts using a vacuum pump from a discarded dehumidifier or fridge. Component parts are in the description. If you want something a little more solid, check out this write up […]

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Recording Unconstrained Behaviour and Neural Activity On The Cheap

Kostas Lagogiannis recently emailed us to let us now about a June 2018 paper entailing a cheap method to monitor genetically targeted neural activity and behavior in Drosophila larvae simultaneously. The paper is written by himself,¬†Manuela Marescotti, Barbara Webb,¬†R. Wayne Davies and J. Douglas Armstrong The concept is to create a high throughput substitute or […]

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