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Residents of the brain

Scientists turn up startling diversity among nerve cells

11:20am, July 15, 2011

Peer out the window of a plane landing at LaGuardia Airport, and the tiny people scurrying around the streets of New York City all look the same. But take a stroll down Fifth Avenue and a new view emerges: Up close, New Yorkers are very different.

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