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The Rennie Fund provides 1-year awards to support new research on epilepsy. Applications for 2017 are now open and due July 14, 2017 at 5pm. [...continue]

Research Discovery

Treatment with pubertal hormones accelerated maturation of the frontal cortex and affected learning behavior in a mouse model of early puberty onset. [...continue]

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Through systems neuroscience research and poetry, Brian Isett asks one big question: what are the building blocks of experience? [...continue]

Research Discovery

David Feinberg and colleagues have achieved ultra-high resolution functional magnetic resonance imaging of the human cortex, paving the way for functional imaging of distinguishable cortical columns and layers. [...continue]

Research Discovery

Can visual acuity be improved with training? This study shows that dressmakers, who do many hours of fine needlework, have superior depth perception. [...continue]

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We are proud to announce that Berkeley Neuroscience faculty members Chris Chang and Bob Knight were elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

June 24, 2017

Identifying Computer-Generated Portraits: The Importance of Training and Incentives.

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June 24, 2017

The Importance of Knowing When You Don’t Remember: Neural Signaling of Retrieval Failure Predicts Memory Improvement Over Time.

Related ArticlesThe Importance of Knowing When You Don't Remember: Neural Signaling of Retrieval Failure Predicts Memory Improvement Over Time. Cereb Cortex. 2016...
June 22, 2017

Eye movement-invariant representations in the human visual system.

Related ArticlesEye movement-invariant representations in the human visual system. J Vis. 2017 Jan 01;17(1):11 Authors: Nishimoto S, Huth AG, Bilenko NY, Gallant...
June 22, 2017

Understanding and improving photo-control of ion channels in nociceptors with azobenzene photoswitches.

Related ArticlesUnderstanding and improving photo-control of ion channels in nociceptors with azobenzene photoswitches. Br J Pharmacol. 2017 Jun 20;: Authors: Mourot A,...
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