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An artificial ear in a petri dish may help scientists develop treatments for auditory disorders.
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Scientists are developing devices that could restore vision to those who have lost their sight due to injury.
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Scientists are producing 3D images of the cellular dynamics of the living brain in real-time and faster than ever before.
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New and improved tools let scientists eavesdrop on conversations between remote parts of the brain.
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A team of scientists is seeking answers to a fundamental understanding of how and when neurons utilize the nutrients that give them energy.
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Brain cancer isn’t a single disease.  Cancers arise in many different brain cells and tissues.
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Scientists are building a data repository to store and share the vast amount of genomics data coming out of the BRAIN Initiative.
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This mini-model lets us watch the birth of new brain cells.
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Use this guide to help your students deign a science fair project about the brain.
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Neuroscientists are developing innovations to study the brain while the body is in motion.
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Neuroscientists are developing new ways to analyze vast amounts of data and promote a culture of sharing and collaboration.
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How neuroscientists are taking a look at neural circuits through technological innovations.
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