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Summary

Dr. Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health, announces the inaugural set of NIH BRAIN Initiative grants at a press conference on September 30, 2014. 

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Rockefeller University neuroscientist Cori Bargmann, Ph.D., discusses the promise of the BRAIN Initiative to usher in a "new era of exploration" at a press conference announcing the first wave of awards on September 30, 2014. 

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  • Circuit Diagrams
  • Human Neuroscience
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  • Interventional Tools
  • Monitor Neural Activity
  • Theory & Data Analysis Tools
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Researchers from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute use high-speed light-sheet microscopy to image almost all neurons in the intact larval zebrafish brain at single-cell resolution, capturing activity in the entire brain once every 1.3 s. Source: Nature.

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  • Research Tool
Priority Area
  • Human Neuroscience
  • Integrated Approaches
  • Monitor Neural Activity
Summary

Software for coregistering high density ECoG grids to MRI anatomy.

BRAIN Project: MH111417

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Program
  • Training
Resource Type
  • Grant Application Resource
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  • Cell Type
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  • Human Neuroscience
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  • Interventional Tools
  • Monitor Neural Activity
  • Theory & Data Analysis Tools
Summary

Information about applications requesting Diversity Supplements to active BRAIN Initiative awards via the NIH funding opportunity announcement, Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (PA-18-586).

Program
  • Cell Census Network (BICCN)
  • Understanding Circuits
  • Technology Development
Resource Type
  • Research Tool
Priority Area
  • Cell Type
  • Circuit Diagrams
  • Human Neuroscience
  • Integrated Approaches
  • Interventional Tools
  • Monitor Neural Activity
  • Theory & Data Analysis Tools
Summary

The BRAIN Initiative supports the development of a diverse portfolio of biomolecular tools and emphasizes their rapid and broad dissemination to the research community. Browse the Addgene collection of plasmids created with support from the BRAIN Initiative.