Max Planck Florida Lifees Award

MPFI Honored with Lifees Award at eMerge Americas in Miami

April 22, 2016 · by IMPRS-BB

Award Recognizes MPFI’s Commitment to Helping Students Succeed, Industry Grow Miami, FL – The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) recently received the Life Sciences South Florida (LSSF) Lifees Award at eMerge Americas in Miami, which brings together the… Read more »


Biosensor measures signaling molecules within cilia

March 22, 2016 · by IMPRS-BB

Scientists can measure the dynamics of signaling molecules in subcellular compartments. Scientists of the Research Center caesar in Bonn, an Institute of the Max Planck Society, developed a new biosensor, which allows to measure nanomolar levels of the second messenger… Read more »


DZNE Scientist Gets Most Important Research Award in Germany

December 14, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

Photo source: DZNE/Laubertphoto Leibniz Prize goes to Frank Bradke Bonn, Germany, December 10th, 2015 – The molecular biologist Frank Bradke (46), group leader at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) and professor for neurobiology at the University of Bonn,… Read more »

Monica Montesinos Sam Young, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience

New research sheds light on neuronal communication

December 2, 2015 · by IMPRS-BB

Researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience have uncovered a critical molecule that regulates synaptic transmission – Neurons communicate with each other through specialized structures called synapses. – The information is transmitted in the form of synaptic vesicles… Read more »

Upcoming Events

caesar January 1, 1970

7th International caesar Conference

8:45 · Bonn, Germany

June 5 – 6, 2018 | 7th International caesar Conference | Missing Links in Neuroscience – Bridging Scales in Theory and Experiment. Unraveling the principles by which neural circuits process information and guide behavior is one of the central problems… Read more »

Joint March 12, 2018

2018 IMPRS-Brain-Behavior Selection Symposium

8:30 · Bonn, Germany

March 12 – 13, 2018. 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 poster presentation and interviews… Read more »