News & Press Releases

Scientists develop light-controllable tool to study CaMKII kinetics in learning and memory

Researchers at Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience have developed a photo-inducible CaMKII inhibitor to study...

Optimized sensors to study learning and memory

Researchers from Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience designed new sensors to study the activity of...

New insights into how inhibitory neurons contribute to functional networks in the cerebral cortex

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience unravel the functional organization of inhibitory neurons....

Successful Sixth Annual Brain Bee Created A Huge Buzz Across Two Counties

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s first place prize awarded to “Team Yo GABA GABA” From...

Sunposium 2017 Features Two Nobel Laureates Among World-Renowned Speakers

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s Popular Research Conference Attracted Its Largest Audience Yet Twenty of...

NIH Awards $1.4 Million to MPFI and NYU Scientists supporting NIH BRAIN Initiative

Work will focus on developing new optogenetic technologies to understand learning and memory functions A $1.4...

Science Meets Music: From Democratic Consensus to Cannibalistic Hordes – The Principles of Collective Behavior

Join us on Friday, March 24th for our third SMM lecture at Benjamin Hall!

From Democratic Consensus to Cannibalistic Hordes – The Principles of Collective Behavior with Dr. Iain Couzin, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology. Musical guest is pianist Sofiya Uryvayeva, D.M.A.

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Scientific Seminars

Apr
6
Neural correlates of perception in the mouse visual system
2016-17 SEMINAR SERIES: Lindsey Glickfeld, PhD - Asst. Professor of Neurobiology, Duke University, Durham, NC
Thursday, April 6th, 2017, 11:00 AM
Apr
10
Deconstructing Fear
2016-17 SEMINAR SERIES: Andreas Luthi, PhD, Senior Group Leader, Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland
Monday, April 10th, 2017, 11:00 AM
Apr
13
Internally generated sequences as substrates of episodic memory
Yingxue Wang, PhD - Postdoctoral Researcher, Janelia Research Campus, HHMI
Thursday, April 13th, 2017, 11:00 AM