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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....


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...