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Gene editing in the brain gets a major upgrade

Scientists develop a new tool for precise genome editing in neurons Genome editing technologies have revolutionized...

MPFI scientists discover regional differences among chandelier cells

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience show that location matters when it comes...

NIH Awards $2 Million to MPFI Scientist to investigate neural circuits in the visual cortex

Work will use state of the art imaging techniques to provide new insights critical for addressing...

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Scientific Seminars

Nov
2
Imaging synaptic transmission with single-vesicle resolution
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Thomas Oertner, PhD - Center for Molecular Neurobiology, Hamburg
Thursday, November 2nd, 2017, 11:00 AM
Jan
25
Neural learning rules in the cerebellum
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Jennifer Raymond, PhD - Stanford University
Thursday, January 25th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
15
Neural circuits for vision in action
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Cris Niell, PhD - University of Oregon
Thursday, March 15th, 2018, 11:00 AM