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Allen Institute for Brain Science researchers are working to develop a parts list, or “periodic table,” of cell types in the brain. Image by Benedicte Rossi.
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Cell Type Taxonomies A-Z: Webinar Series

May 22, 2024 | 10:00AM


The Cell Type Taxonomies A-Z: Webinar Series features presentations by Allen Institute scientists & staff for a full guide to brain cell types and...
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MapMySpikes: Data Challenge

Jun 3, 2024


How do firing properties of a cell relate to its molecular cell type? We are seeking tools that can accurately make this connection and relate it to...
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2024 Neuropixels and OpenScope Workshop

Jun 12 - 14, 2024 | 8:00AM

Allen Institute, University of Washington

In this workshop, participants will gain in-depth exposure to the tools and techniques used by the Allen Institute to collect in vivo physiology data...
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2024 Open Science Sticker Contest

Jun 15, 2024


What is so powerful about collaboration and sharing in science? To celebrate team and open science at the Allen Institute, we are currently seeking...
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TReND-CaMinA – Data analysis tutorial

Jul 8 - 24, 2024

CMU-Africa campus, Kigali, Rwanda

Researchers at the Allen Institute will be leading a hands-on data analysis tutorial at TReND-CaMinA, an intensive entry-level course to teach young...
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2024 Allen Institute Modeling Software Workshop

Jul 15 - 17, 2024

Allen Institute

Apply for the Allen Institute Modeling Software Workshop for a hands-on opportunity to learn how to use open-source software modeling tools developed...
Green chalk board with graphing paper and sketched cells laid over it. A microscope sits atop a blue book, and a red apple with a worm with glasses extending out sits underneath the microscope lenses. Written in chalk-like text is the Allen Institute with it's blue, green, and purple half circle logo with "Teacher Fellows" written in rainbow chalk colors.
High School Teachers

Allen Institute Teacher Fellows

Aug 12 - 13, 2024

Allen Institute, Seattle, WA

Apply for our year-long fellowship for high school teachers in the Pacific Northwest to partner with the Allen Institute to co-create, pilot, and...
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Summer Workshop on the Dynamic Brain 2024

Aug 18, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024

Friday Harbor, WA

The Summer Workshop on the Dynamic Brain is an intensive, project-based residential course with a focus on the neurobiology of sensory processing,...
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TEMTIA 11 | 2024

Nov 12 - 15, 2024

Allen Institute

The Allen Institute for Cell Science is excited to host the 11th EMT International Association (TEMTIA 11) meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA....

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