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Brain Science News


Showcase Symposium 2018

December 5, 2018

Join us in the exploration of understanding the brain through innovative, team science approaches at our annual Allen Institute for Brain Science Showcase Symposium.

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Allen Institute Announces 2018 Next Generation Leaders

November 2, 2018

Six early-career neuroscience researchers will participate in unique advisory council

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Allen Institute Releases Data from 30,000 Brain Cells in Action

October 11, 2018

Data release also includes new information on brain cell types, as well as a new design for the data portal and new resource for computational modeling