Neuroscientists Use Bioluminescence to Control Communication between Brain Cells
Sep 30, 2021
New method allows for manipulation of synaptic transmission from pre- to post-synaptic neurons.
Bioluminescence Hub Offers a Summer of Learning
Sep 29, 2021
The Bioluminescence Hub recently offered both in-person and virtual internships that provided students with hands-on experience in neuroscience research.
NSF Program Announces New Funding Opportunity
Sep 28, 2021
The Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program offers an opportunity for interdisciplinary teams of researchers to embark on rapidly advancing frontiers of fundamental engineering research.
Researchers Develop a Unique Tool to Study the Brain
Sep 14, 2021
Researchers recently delved deeper into the impact of early brain development in mice using a unique model that can utilize both external light as well as chemicals to control neurons.
NeuroNex Community Presents Research at BRAIN Initiative Investigators Meeting
Jul 1, 2021
In June 2021, neuroscientists, researchers, collaborators and others convened online to discuss and explore the latest neuroscience research. Several researchers funded by the National Science Foundation’s NeuroNex Program also participated in the meeting.
NSF Opportunities Help Further Research in Biological Sciences
Nov 9, 2020
NSF funds numerous projects and programs to help expand and improve infrastructure, workforce development, and research. These can range from facilitating virtual and in-person meetings that explore ways to integrate research methods from different sub disciplines of biology, to offering funded opportunities to further fundamental research within the biological sciences.