Photograph of two female scientists in lab coats looking at an experiment
Get to know of some of today’s female neuroscientists and learn more about their life’s work.
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With just a flash of light, optogenetics helps scientists turn brain cells on and off. Edward Boyden, one of The Brain Prize 2013 winners, explains.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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In celebration of Women’s History Month, view the profiles of women scientist that explored their curiosity and pushed the field forward.
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The Italian-American neurologist discovered a protein neurons need to grow.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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The next generation of neuroscientists reflect on the future of brain science.
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Jazz musician Pat Metheny and neuroscientist Charles Limb find a common note in the keys of improv.
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Meticulous hand drawings of neurons by this scientist led to the birth of modern neuroscience.
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The researchers behind BrainFacts.org are from across the field of neuroscience, dedicating themselves to accessible storytelling and outreach about the brain.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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Bryan Roth investigates different types of drugs to design safer and more effective medications for psychiatric diseases.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.