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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.

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.

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

Neuroscience Minor moved to BioSciences

Beginning in the Fall of 2016, the Neuroscience minor will be administered by the Department of BioSciences. 

BCM Neuroscience Seminar Series 2016 - 2017

This seminar series attracts leaders from across the United States and the globe. Weekly seminars are held on Friday in the Department of Neuroscience.

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/