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Welcome to the Rice University Neuroscience Program website. Here you will find access to information regarding our Neuroscience Minor educational program, descriptions and links to the vast array of neuroscience researchers and their laboratories at our partnering institutions (Rice University, Baylor College of Medicine, and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston), as well as our vision plans for the future of neuroscience in the Texas Medical Center.

Program News

NSF funds Houston based teams’ quest to better understand the brain

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a total of $5 million to two Houston-based research teams to develop new tools to better understand the behavior of neural networks.

A new method developed by Rice University psychologists helps undertstand stroke impact

A new method developed by Rice University psychologists for analyzing brain activity may help better understand what happens to the brain following a stroke. The technique is outlined in “The Cognitive Neuroplasticity of Reading Recovery Following Chronic Stroke A Representational

Researchers at Rice, Baylor College of Medicine show how rats remember fearful experiences

Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Rice University have revealed for the first time the patterns of electrical activity in rat brains associated with specific memories, in this case fearful experiences.

Neuroscience Research Center (NRC) Neurofax Calendar

The Neuroscience Research Center (NRC) Neurofax Calendar of Houston area Neuroscience events is now available at:https://med.uth.edu/nrc/events/ 

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