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Two new studies uncover key players responsible for learning and memory formation

Researchers from Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, Duke University, and collaborators have identified a novel...

Workshop Announcement: Two-day Workshop in Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy (CLEM)

The Electron Microscopy Core from Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience will host an exciting 2-day...

Refining optogenetic methods to map synaptic connections in the brain

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience are optimizing optogenetic methods for circuit mapping,...


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...