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California Brain Research Program Launched

October 30, 2014

California Brain Research Program Launched Cal-BRAIN co-director Ralph Greenspan, who also heads up UC San Diego’s Center for Brain Activity Mapping. Cal-BRAIN—a statewide research grants program that aims to revolutionize our understanding of the brain—is officially underway. The first call for proposals has gone out, and the program expects to…

New Radiation Therapy Delays Brain Cancer Regrowth, Protects Healthy Tissue

September 19, 2022

New Radiation Therapy Delays Brain Cancer Regrowth, Protects Healthy Tissue

Junior Seau Foundation Supports Brain Injury Studies and Education

January 19, 2017

…Junior Seau Foundation Supports Brain Injury Studies and Education Matching funds bring total support to $1 million for UC San Diego traumatic brain injury research and outreach efforts Thanks to support from the Junior Seau Foundation, a room full of high school students from The Preuss School UCSD recently gathered…

Brain Organoids Reveal in Detail the Harms of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

November 18, 2022

Brain Organoids Reveal in Detail the Harms of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

UC San Diego Creates Center for Brain Activity Mapping

May 16, 2013

…Diego Creates Center for Brain Activity Mapping Responding to President Barack Obama’s “grand challenge” to chart the function of the human brain in unprecedented detail, the University of California, San Diego has established the Center for Brain Activity Mapping (CBAM). The new center, under the aegis of the interdisciplinary Kavli…

Taking A Mindful Approach to the BRAIN Initiative

October 10, 2013

…Mindful Approach to the BRAIN Initiative Ralph Greenspan led the panel “Facilitating Success—The Role of Research Institutions and the Private Sector,” relating the importance of partnerships between researchers and industry to enable the success of the BRAIN Initiative. Photos by Erika Johnson/University Communications “As the epicenter of scientific innovation, California…

New Website to Open World of Neurosciences to Public

March 13, 2012

…Diego’s Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind to Serve as editor in chief Nick Spitzer Which of the following statements are true? We only use 10 percent of our brain. Listening to classical music can make us smarter. Brain damage is permanent. Alcohol kills brain cells. If you’ve said none…

Artificial Neural Networks Learn Better When They Spend Time Not Learning at All

November 18, 2022

Artificial Neural Networks Learn Better When They Spend Time Not Learning at All

Spotlight on Faculty Research: Autism

April 17, 2012

…MRI Project on early brain development in autism. Courchesne is one of the world’s leading experts on the neurobiology of autism, and his efforts have produced new information about the structural, functional, and genetic bases of this disorder. More… Lisa T. Eyler Lisa Eyler is an associate adjunct professor in…

Improving Care for Those Experiencing Traumatic Brain Injury Subject of New National Report

February 2, 2022

…emergency departments for traumatic brain injury (TBI) each year. Over the past few decades, awareness of the magnitude and consequences of TBI has increased, particularly among athletes and military service members. Despite new recommendations for screening and management, barriers and challenges remain, including unanswered questions about the most effective preventive,…

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