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The brain establishes networks under its own steam

Neuroscientists in Göttingen debunk key tenet of brain development According to the current thinking in neuroscience,...

Science Meets Music Season Continues with Standing Ovations

Science surely met music at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s (MPFI) third “Science Meets...

iTango: New technique studies neuromodulation in real time

Researchers at Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience developed a light-sensitive technique to visualize and manipulate...


MPFI Postdoctoral Researcher Takayasu Mikuni receives $520,000 PRESTO grant to develop highly sensitive technique for protein visualization

By Megan Pino Takayasu Mikuni, M.D., Ph.D., a Postdoctoral Researcher in Scientific Director Ryohei Yasuda’s lab...

Optical sensors provide the tools necessary to probe neuroplasticity at the single-spine level

By Megan Pino, Post-Baccalaureate Research Fellow Lesley Colgan, Ph.D. is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the lab...

Insight Must Precede Application: The Importance of Basic Research

By Emma Yasinski In 1976, Julius H. Comroe, Jr., formerly of the Cardiovascular Research Institute at...