News & Press Releases

Electron Microscopy Facility Among First to Utilize Newest Technologies in 3-D Imaging

Imaging technologies for brain research are advancing at a rapid pace, and much research now relies...

Nobel laureate Eric Betzig presents at Sunposium 2015

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s SunposiumTM 2015 highlights some of the most complex issues at...

NIH awards $2.4 million to Max Planck Florida Institute scientist to investigate the function and development of cortical circuits in the brain

Work will focus on a newly discovered circuit in the visual cortex Dr. David Fitzpatrick, Scientific...

Scientists have developed atomic force microscopy for imaging nanoscale dynamics of neurons

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience and Kanazawa University (Japan) have succeeded in...

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Events

May
7
The integration of interneurons into the developing brain: both Nature and Nurture
Gordon Fishell, PhD, NYU
Thursday, May 7th, 2015, 11:00 AM
May
14
Are presynaptic NMDA receptors postsynaptic?
Craig Jahr, PhD, Oregon Health & Science University
Thursday, May 14th, 2015, 11:00 AM
May
21
Oxytocin, social behavior and excitatory-inhibitory balance
Robert Froemke, PhD, New York University School of Medicine
Thursday, May 21st, 2015, 11:00 AM