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This human neuron is on a different wavelength than its mouse counterpart

December 5, 2018

Study uncovers subtle differences in how rodents and humans use the same kind of brain cell, could have implications for drug and disease research


What’s hot in neuroscience in 2018?

December 3, 2018

Following the 2018 Society for Neuroscience conference, the field’s largest gathering, Allen Institute researchers reflect on trending topics in brain research

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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