IMPRS-BB News

This is how a neuron from the hippocampus of a rat looks like. The cell and it's extenive processes are visualised using a fluorescent dye, filled via a glass pipette. The glass pipette, with dye, is shown on the left of the cell body. (c) Photo: AG Heinz Beck/Uni Bonn

When the neuron’s doorman allows too much in

November 16, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

(Above Image) This is what a neuron from the hippocampus of a rat looks like. The cell and it’s extensive processes are visualised using a fluorescent dye, filled via a glass pipette. The glass pipette, with dye, is shown on… Read more »

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Welcome to IMPRS for Brain and Behavior

November 5, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

There has never been a better time to obtain a Ph.D. in the neurosciences: new technologies allowing access to circuits within the whole brain are enabling researchers to address questions about brain circuitry and the underlying principles in behaving animals.… Read more »

David Fitzpatrick, Martin Stratmann, John Kelly

MPFI, Max Planck Society, and FAU Sign Innovative Agreement

October 29, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

FAU and Max Planck have signed an innovative agreement to facilitate a research and education program that will recruit promising scientists to FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter. Florida Atlantic University, the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI)… Read more »

Ryohei Yasuda, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience

MPFI Scientific Director Ryohei Yasuda Receives $4.8 Million NIH Pioneer Award

October 7, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

Award Recognizes Yasuda’s Creativity and Innovation in Biomedical Research Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) Scientific Director, Ryohei Yasuda, has received the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) Pioneer Award, which recognizes scientists who have demonstrated creativity and groundbreaking approaches… Read more »

Upcoming Events

MPFIUS

Sunposium 2017

· Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

February 13-14, 2017 – Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience presents Sunposium 2017, the third biennial conference highlighting some of the most complex issues at the forefront of understanding neural circuits. The two-day conference features world-renowned scientists from the Max Planck… Read more »

Joint March 13, 2017

2017 IMPRS-Brain-Behavior Selection Symposium

TBD · Bonn, Germany

March 13 – 14, 2017 The IMPRS-BB Selection Symposium provides applicants with the opportunity to present their previous research experience to the faculty and to meet PIs with available Ph.D. research positions. The Selection Symposium includes an interview with the… Read more »

caesarUni Bonn

3rd Bonn Brain 3 Conference

· research center caesar, Bonn - Germany

The annual Bonn Brain3 meeting is coming closer, and will take place on March 15 – 17, 2017. Incorporating the SFB1089 international meeting allowed us to recruit a very impressive lineup of speakers, which you will find in the preliminary… Read more »