Real-Time Visualization of Neuronal Activity during Perception (Current Biology 2013)

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Neuronal Activity during Visual Perception 脳に映る視覚世界をリアルタイムで観察

Tectal responses during perception of a swimming paramecium

Olympus BioScapes 2014

Spontaneous neuronal activity in the brain of a zebrafish larva


  1. Akira Muto, Masamichi Ohkura, Gembu Abe, Junichi Nakai, and Koichi Kawakami. Real-Time Visualization of Neuronal Activity during Perception. Current Biology Volume 23, Issue 4, p307–311, 18 February 2013

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Media Coverage


  1. DISCOVER See a Fish Think Technique allows researchers to watch brain activity in a zebrafish as it pursues its prey.By Susanne Rust|Monday, August 12, 2013
  2. Journal of Experimental Biology Outside JEB SEEING WHAT FISH THINK Cosima Porteus Journal of Experimental Biology 2013 216: iv doi: 10.1242/jeb.077867
  3. Wie Fische denken 19.02.2013 – Susan Young
  4. ギズモード・ジャパン 世界初! 脳の電気的な動きをリアルタイムで可視化(動画あり) 2013.02.14 20:00
  5. 日経産業新聞 脳活動、生きたまま観察 国立遺伝研、熱帯魚使い新手法 エサ追う視線 神経細胞が順に反応 2013年2月13日
  6. 日経ウェブ動画ニュース 魚の興奮する脳捉えた 遺伝研 20130213
  7. 静岡第一テレビ
  8. Infoseek楽天ニュース 脳内の視覚活動をリアルタイムで可視化- ナショナルジオグラフィック(2013年2月6日18時29分)
  9. Tecnocino Il primo video che cattura la forma di un pensiero [VIDEO e FOTO] Martedì 05/02/2013
  10. WIRED.JP 「魚の思考」をライブで視覚化:動画  2013.2.5 TUE
  11. Tront Star Here’s what fish brainwaves look like By Noor Javed News reporter Mon., Feb. 4, 2013
  12. Live Leak First-Ever Incredible Footage of a Thought Being Formed Added: Feb-3-2013
  13. Tech News Central Japanese scientists capture the thought formation brain on February 2, 2013
  14. LIVEDOOR NEWS 遺伝研、脳に映る視覚世界をリアルタイムで観察することに成功 2013年2月1日 18時17分 マイナビニュース
  15. エキサイトニュース 遺伝研、脳に映る視覚世界をリアルタイムで観察することに成功 マイナビニュース 2013年2月1日 18時17分
  16. YAHOO!JAPANニュース 遺伝研、脳に映る視覚世界をリアルタイムで観察することに成功 マイナビニュース 2月1日(金)18時10分配信
  17. マイナビニュース 遺伝研、脳に映る視覚世界をリアルタイムで観察することに成功 [2013/02/01]
  18. 伊豆日日新聞 脳内視覚 リアルタイムで 可視化の観察成功 統合失調症、うつ病など仕組み解明に期待 国立遺伝学研 2013年2月1日
  19. OSEL (Objective Source E-Learning) Co si ryba myslí, když jí kolem hlavy šmejdí kořist?  Autor: Josef Pazdera Datum: 01.02.2013 14:39
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  21. it’s OKAY to be SMART Joe Hanson What Do Fish Thoughts Look Like?
  22. The Huffington Post What Thought Looks Like: Researchers Record Fish Neurons Firing During Hunting (VIDEO) 02/01/2013 06:22 pm ET  By Ryan Grenoble
  23. DailyMail See how a fish thinks! Incredible video that shows a thought swimming through the brain of a Zebrafish By Emily Davies Published: 21:27 GMT, 1 February 2013
  24. GIZMODO  First-Ever Incredible Footage of a Thought Being Formed Jamie Condliffe 2/01/13 8:34am
  25. Los Angeles Times For the first time, scientists film a fish thought in action By Amina Khan February 1, 2013, 8:52 a.m.
  26. Business Insider This Is What A Fish’s Thoughts Look Like Jennifer Welsh Feb. 1, 2013, 5:13 PM
  27. Último Segundo Pensamento é monitorado em tempo real “navegando” pelo cérebro de um peixe – Atualizada às
  28. International Business Times Scientists Hack Into Fish Brain, Observe Thoughts Swimming By Roxanne Palmer On 01/31/13 AT 2:35 PM
  29. Epoch Times What Do Fish Thoughts Look Like? (Video) By Sally Appert, Epoch Times | January 31, 2013 AT 12:00 PM
  30. NBC NEWS Scientists watch a fish think as it swims freely about  By Tanya Lewis updated LIVESCIENCE1/31/2013 2:45:14 PM ET
  31. This is what a fish thought looks like January 31, 2013
  32. The Naked Scientists Seeing a fish’s thoughts Ginny Smith 31st Jan 2013
  33. National Geographic Fish Watches Food. Scientists Watch Fish’s Thoughts by Ed Yong
  34. New Scientist Fluorescent protein lets us read a fish’s thoughts 17:00 31 January 2013 by Douglas Heaven
  35. Reuters Food for thought – fish brain activity recorded in real time
  36. ScienceDaily This Is What a Fish Thought Looks Like Jan. 31, 2013
  37. Science NOW What’s Your Fish Thinking? by Carrie Arnold on 31 January 2013, 12:40 PM
  38. Scientific American Scientists Watch a Fish Think By Tanya Lewis and LiveScience January 31, 2013
  39. The Scientist A Window into the Mind Researchers have generated an image of thoughts flitting through the brains of zebrafish.By Bob Grant | February 1, 2013
  40. Smithonian January 31, 2013 VIDEO: See a Thought Move Through a Living Fish’s Brain
  41. The Telegraph Fish’s thoughts filmed for first time By Nick Collins 5:00PM GMT 31 Jan 2013
  42. The Times of India Scientists film fish’s thoughts for the first time PTI | Feb 1, 2013, 02.44 PM IST
  43. WIRED Fish Neurons Fire in Real-Time as It Stalks Prey By Carrie Arnold, ScienceNOW 02.01.13 1:00 PM
  44. YAHOO!NEWS Scientists Watch a Fish Think By Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer | – Thu, Jan 31, 2013
  45. Elsevier This is what a fish thought looks like  By Cell Press Posted on 1 February 2013
  46. EurekAlert! Public release date: 31-Jan-2013 Cell Press This is what a fish thought looks like
  47. Live Science What a Fish Thought Looks Like | Video By Clayton Ashley | January 30, 2013 04:13pm ET