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Palm Beach County Students Compete in Max Planck Florida’s Brain Bee Challenge

The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) held its 8th annual Brain Bee Challenge Saturday...

Newly Discovered Role for Climbing Fibers: Conveying a Sensory Snapshot to the Cerebellum

Researchers at Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience have revealed a special input pathway that holds...

Max Planck Florida Institute Names Two New Max Planck Research Fellows

Two distinguished university professors have been named as Max Planck Research fellows and have begun a five-year collaboration with the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience.

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Scientific Seminars

Beyond Seeing: the Neural Mechanisms Responsible for Remembering What We’ve Seen
2018-19 SEMINAR SERIES: Nicole Rust, PhD - Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania
Thursday, May 2nd, 2019, 3:00 PM
Neuronal Representation of Behaviorally Relevant Spatial Locations in Primary Visual Cortex
2018-19 SEMINAR SERIES: Nathalie Rochefort, PhD, Sir Henry Dale Fellow, Chancellor's Fellow, Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences - University of Edinburgh
Thursday, May 16th, 2019, 11:00 AM
Powering the Brain: Dissecting the Energy Supplies of Presynaptic and Postsynaptic Function
Vidhya Rangaraju, PhD - Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt
Thursday, May 30th, 2019, 11:00 AM