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Max Planck scientist is recognized for outstanding achievements in the field of computational and theoretical neuroscience more

Researchers unravel a mechanism behind distinct organizational features in the visual cortex of mice and ferrets more

A novel approach to connectomics gives insights on the validity of brain models more

The FENS-Kavli Network (FKNE) announced the recruitment of the new 2021 cohort of FENS-Kavli Scholars more

HFSP Program Grant awarded to Julijana Gjorgjieva more

Scientists track mRNA molecules and newly synthesized proteins within living neurons more

A computational model gives insights into how spontaneous neural activity shapes connectivity in the developing visual system more

Frankfurt has Brains

March 15, 2021

What connects brain research and Frankfurt: apple cider, Alzheimer's or the appearance of squids? Find out here why all three answers hold true. more

Subcellular RNA sequencing reveals unique dynamics in cell-type specific compartments more

Researchers use connectomic mapping in the developing cortex to uncover the developmental wiring rules for inhibitory neurons more

Scientists discover a neuropeptide that reflects the current state of a fish’s social environment more

Proteins in motion

November 18, 2020

Membrane proteins are more efficient at reaching distal dendrites than soluble proteins. more

New study identifies a region of the thalamus as a key source of signals encoding past experiences in the neocortex. more

Scientists discover a brain circuit that signals the direction and distance of boundaries in the environment to help coordinate next movements more

Neurons use homeostatic mechanisms to maintain stability despite experience-dependent network alterations more

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