male connectome

The function of a neuron is defined by its role in a network.  This C. elegans male wiring diagram can now be studied to understand the computations it performs and also how genetic specifications guide male mating behavior.

male
Tail!

C. elegans Male and Hermaphrodite Mating

C. elegans Male Tail is specialized for mating

UPDATED: 05-25-2014


WormWiring


Male Wiring Project (Deprecated)









Jarrell et al., 2012 wins Newcomb Cleveland Prize[PDF announcement]