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New insights into the circuits of sight: Max Planck Florida study reveals cortical circuits that encode black and white

While some things may be ‘as simple as black and white’, this has not been the...

Medical Device Pioneer donates $1 million to Max Planck Florida

Dr. David Auth, renowned scientist and MPFI Board Member, and wife Nancy inspired by institute’s progress...

Max Planck Neuroscientists Bring Expertise to Latin American Training Program

Two Max Planck neuroscientists recently participated in the Society for Neuroscience’s (SfN) Latin American Training Program...

MPFI Starts New International PhD Program

The first of its kind in uniting Universities and Max Planck Institutions on both sides of the Atlantic, the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Brain and Behavior offers a competitive world-class Ph.D. training and research program.

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Drug Abuse Summit: Society’s Stigma – Addiction and Mental Illness
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015, 9:00am - 12:00pm
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2015-16 SEMINAR SERIES: Sascha du Lac, PhD, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Thursday, December 3rd, 2015, 11:00 am
A circuit model for addiction
2015-15 SEMINAR SERIES: Christian Luescher, MD, PhD, University of Geneva
Tuesday, December 8th, 2015, 11:00 am