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Max Planck Florida Scientists Receive Grant to Improve Understanding of Alzheimer’s disease

In order to understand memory deficit and neuronal loss in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease, the...

Max Planck Florida Institute scientist awarded Glaxo Smith Kline Neuroscience Discovery Award

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) has honored Samuel M. Young, Jr. Ph.D.,...

Max Planck selects eight summer interns from local high schools

90 students applied to the competitive program, which includes three tracks for neuroscience, scientific programming and...


Dark Rooms at Max Plank Florida Institute for Neuroscience

Emma Yasinski, a summer intern in the scientific communications department at Max Planck Florida Institute for...

Research Spotlight: Neurons Coming Together

When an animal’s brain is developing, certain signals between the cells tell each one where to...

Ph.D. student Dan Wilson on On Your Mind podcast

Dan Wilson, Ph.D. student at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI), discusses his research...