What's New - Neurolucida

Neurolucida Version 2021.1.1

Released May 2021

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Add ability to rotate individual points on a contour/tree
  • Added the ability to end tree tracing early, with a right click option. Added the ability to resume tracing by clicking on a node
  • Support for new Lumenera Lt-3200 CMOS color camera
  • Support for Zeiss MTB version 2.17.0.15
  • Support for Nikon RDK 1.4.0.115

Neurolucida Version 2020.2.1

Released September 2020

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Basler cameras are now supported
  • Checkbox to "Use local help system" added to Preferences
  • PC serial nuber is now available in the About menu

Neurolucida Version 2020.1.1

Released February 2020

New Features and Enhancements 

  • Enables imporating of CSV or TXT files of regions or contour names.
  • Enables ability to search for names in the list of contours.
  • Added controls in the export tracing dialog for exporting images at a specific resolution.
  • Added an option in the Select Options to "select everything of this contour type".
  • Added a new, fast cursor option in preferences. Selecting this option addresses potential issues with cursor delay.
  • New montage option 'Order and align using image name'.

Neurolucida Version 2019.1.3

Released July 2019

New Features and Enhancements

  • Cell detection workflow -step3: Added input text box to filtering slider under Parameters
  • Added font options and thickness to scalebar

Neurolucida Version 2019.1.2

Released March 2019

New Features and Enhancements

  • Slide Scan workflow - step 1: fluorescent scan automatically selected when multichannel is enabled
  • Slide Scan workflow - step 8: "acquire sample image" unchecked by default
  • Slide Scan workflow - step 10: users no longer prompted to save background correction image (brightfield only)
  • File>Preferences: "show lens in Quick Access toolbar" added

Neurolucida Version 2019.1.1

Released January 2019

New Features and Enhancements

  • Automatic cell detection workflow added to speed up detection process.
  • Slide scan workflow added to simplify slide scanning
  • Completely redesigned Preferences panels with a handy search functionality
  • Export: New “Set neuron colors” button and button to launch neuron preferences (#159494231); scalebar color and placement controls; new EMF detail slider.
  • Huron support: Huron jpeg files, definition for Huron file extension, support for Huron TIFF images
  • Markers: Ability to set multiple markers as locus simultaneously, either by right-clicking marker in the marker bar, or by selecting multiple markers and changing locus status from right-click menu.
  • 3D contour editing: Added button to reset all selected contours/shells back to Line mode display.
  • Slide scanning assembly operation: added notification about missing tiles or partial assembly; enabled assembly with missing tiles for partial acquisitions.
  • Sections: Display warning message when user attempts to change sections while moving to the next section.

Neurolucida Version 2018.1.2

Released June 2018

New Features and Enhancements

  • Movie production in 3D: Redesigned and expanded functionality.
  • Mouse wheel: Function toggles between zooming and focusing depending on cursor location.
  • Tracing: Tracing commands in ribbon bar now disabled during Joy Track mode.