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Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s Ryohei Yasuda Awarded 2017 Nakaakira Tsukahara Memorial Prize

Ryohei Yasuda, Ph.D., Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s (MPFI) Scientific Director, was one of two...

MPFI researchers make significant advance in understanding calcium channel control of neurotransmitter release

A new study conducted by researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience uncovers critical...

MPFI Scientists Probe Function of Cerebellar Interneurons with New Technique

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) are working to understand how different...


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...