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Professor Susan Lindquist remembers unexpected moments that changed her life's direction and helped her create a career in the sciences. Lindquist, a member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and an MIT biology professor,...
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Inaugural Leadership Event, November 19, 2011
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The Poitras Center for Affective Disorders Research was established in 2007 through a generous gift by Patricia and James Poitras ‘63 to the McGovern Institute for Brain Research to support research into the causes of depression, bipolar...
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(00:01)The song of the zebra finch lasts about 1 second, and consists of multiple syllables whose timing is almost precisely the same from one performance to the next. By studying the brain circuits that control bird song, Michale Fee's ...
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(00:15) In a paper published in the Oct 25 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a team of neuroscientists led by Institute Professor Ann Graybiel found that untrained monkeys performing a simple visual scanning t...
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(29:56) Robert Desimone, director of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, gives a keynote address at the Institute's 10th anniversary celebration on October 14, 2010. Learn more about the McGovern Institute >>
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(42:43) Dr. Gerald Fischbach, scientific director of the Simons Foundation, gives a keynote address at the 10th anniversary celebration of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. Dr. Fischbach, who oversees the Simons Foundatio...
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(20:34) At the 10th anniversary celebration of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, Jane Pauley, broadcast journalist and member of the McGovern Institute Leadership Board, speaks candidly about being diagnosed with bipolar ...
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(39:56) Robert Desimone introduces keynote speaker Alan Alda at the 10th anniversary celebration of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. As the former host of the long-running PBS series, "Scientific American Frontiers," Ald...
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