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MPFI Scientist Secures a $2.4 Million Grant to Investigate Inhibitory Circuits in the Cerebral Cortex

The project will focus on applying advanced imaging technologies paired with precise genetic techniques to disentangle...

Memory Molecule Limits Plasticity by Calibrating Calcium

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience discovered a new way that the protein...

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects Dr. David Fitzpatrick to 2018 Class

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s (MPFI) CEO and Scientific Director Joins United States President and...


MPFI High School Intern Accepted to One of the Nation’s Top Universities

By Corey Moran “Mens et Manus” a phrase coined years ago, was adopted by one of...

From Postdocs to Principal Investigators

By Corey Moran Armed with nothing but an Expo marker, white board, and quick wits, Postdoctoral...

Exceptional Science Flourishes Under the Max Planck Philosophy

By Corey Moran Growing up, do you remember reading those widely popular “choose your own adventure...