Tools and Resources

A Tools and Resources article allows authors to publish the details of new experimental techniques, datasets, software tools, and other resources.

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    1. Neuroscience

    anTraX, a software package for high-throughput video tracking of color-tagged insects

    Asaf Gal et al.
    anTraX is an algorithm and software package that facilitates automated analyses of insect social behavior in species and experimental settings that are not accessible with currently existing technology.
    1. Developmental Biology
    2. Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

    3D visualization of macromolecule synthesis

    Timothy J Duerr et al.
    Whole mount 3D visualization of macromolecule synthesis with light sheet fluorescence microscopy enables quantitative, multiscale analysis at the organ, cellular, and molecular levels of organization.
    1. Chromosomes and Gene Expression
    2. Neuroscience

    Conditional protein tagging methods reveal highly specific subcellular distribution of ion channels in motion-sensing neurons

    Sandra Fendl et al.
    New protein labeling strategies unravel the subcellular distribution of neurotransmitter receptor subunits and voltage-gated ion channels in motion-sensing T4/T5 neurons of the Drosophila visual system.
    1. Neuroscience

    SpikeInterface, a unified framework for spike sorting

    Alessio Paolo Buccino et al.
    1. Developmental Biology

    The Drosophila Individual Activity Monitoring and Detection System (DIAMonDS)

    Ki-Hyeon Seong et al.
    The DIAMonDS can automatically and sequentially identify time points of multiple life cycle events such as pupariation, eclosion, and death in individual flies at high temporal resolution and large scale.
    1. Ecology
    2. Microbiology and Infectious Disease

    Transparent soil microcosms for live-cell imaging and non-destructive stable isotope probing of soil microorganisms

    Kriti Sharma et al.
    Two optically transparent substrates enable the exploration of the ecophysiology and spatiotemporal organization and activities of bacteria and fungi within heterogeneous soil-like environments.