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Meet Ann Graybiel

Meet Ann Graybiel

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:58 | 17896 views

(4:58) Ann Graybiel studies the basal ganglia, forebrain structures that are profoundly important for normal brain function but are also implicated in Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and addictio...

Ed Boyden: National Science Foundation interview

Ed Boyden: National Science Foundat...

Added over 5 years ago | 00:03:09 | 28015 views

The National Science Foundation interviewed Ed Boyden about his study published in the January 7 2010 issue of Nature. Results: Boyden's team developed a powerful new class of tools to reversibly shut down brain activity using different ...

Alan Jasanoff: Novel MRI sensor provides molecular view of brain

Alan Jasanoff: Novel MRI sensor pro...

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:29 | 18025 views

Alan Jasanoff is developing a new generation of brain imaging technologies to study the neural mechanisms of behavior. In this video press release, Jasanoff discusses his latest findings published in Nature Biotechnology on February 28, ...

Meet John Gabrieli

Meet John Gabrieli

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:25 | 17599 views

(4:25) John Gabrieli, a member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, uses brain imaging and behavioral tests to understand the organization of memory, thought, and emotion in the human brain. Learn more about John Gabrieli>&g...

Meet Alan Jasanoff

Meet Alan Jasanoff

Added over 5 years ago | 00:05:06 | 25490 views

(5:06) Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has revolutionized our understanding of the human brain, but the method is now approaching the limit of its capabilities. Alan Jasanoff hopes to break through this limit and to develop ...

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