Cori Bargmann talks with The New York Times about her research and the goals of the BRAIN Initiative

September 25, 2015

The NIH BRAIN Initiative has released three funding opportunity announcements for partnerships between clinical investigators and manufacturers of the latest-generation implantable stimulating and/or recording devices for clinical neuroscience research in humans.

September 21, 2015

NIH has released three new exciting Requests for Applications (RFAs) for the BRAIN Initiative, and we are encouraging researchers from across the physical and life sciences, as well as engineering and statistical disciplines, to submit applications to these and future open BRAIN Initiative…

September 09, 2015

Letters of Agreement pave way for collaboration between NIH BRAIN Initiative and neuroscientists in Canada and Australia.

September 01, 2015

The article outlines the benefits and challenges of classifying neurons and highlights new genetic techniques for defining cell types.

August 26, 2015

A meeting of the Multi-Council Working Group for the NIH BRAIN Initiative provided insights into funding the second wave of BRAIN awardees, explored foundation efforts and potential collaborations, approved a neuroethics workgroup, and contemplated future ventures for the initiative.

August 18, 2015

NSF issues $13.1 million for 16 new multidisciplinary awards to support BRAIN Initiative

August 17, 2015

Microscope maker Inscopix receives prestigious designation by World Economic Forum

August 13, 2015

Dr. Jeff Lichtman and colleagues published a paper in Cell outlining a series of techniques for sectioning, reconstructing, and analyzing a discrete volume of mouse brain tissue with nanometer resolution.

August 11, 2015

NIH BRAIN Initiative grantee Lihong Wang receives award for the development of innovative brain imaging technology. 

August 07, 2015