A portrait of Matheus Victor in the Building 46 atrium
September 12, 2018
With sense of humility, responsibility new MIT postdoc begins HHMI fellowship
two sets of three images each show growth, or lack thereof, of dendrites beyond a marker set at day zero in 6-month and 18-month old mice
August 20, 2018
Antidepressant restores youthful flexibility to aging inhibitory neurons in mice
two brains open up to reveal punching bags aimed at eachother
August 8, 2018
To understand working memory, scientists must resolve this debate
August 7, 2018
Beckman Foundation Names Mark Bear as 2018 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award Winner
July 10, 2018
As brain extracts meaning from vision, study tracks progression of processing

With sense of humility, responsibility new MIT postdoc begins HHMI fellowship

September 12, 2018
Picower People
Matheus Victor earns support for next eight years

Antidepressant restores youthful flexibility to aging inhibitory neurons in mice

August 20, 2018
Research findings
Neural plasticity, dendrite growth decline with age, study finds

To understand working memory, scientists must resolve this debate

August 8, 2018
Research findings
How do we hold and juggle multiple pieces of information in mind?

Beckman Foundation Names Mark Bear as 2018 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award Winner

August 7, 2018
Picower People
Newly Funded Research Supports Recovery from Amblyopia

Flavell earns School of Science named professorship

July 23, 2018
Tapped as the Lister Brothers Career Development Professor

Matt Wilson on Intelligence research at MIT

July 12, 2018
Q&A
From the Center for Brains Minds and Machines to the MIT Quest for Intelligence

The Developing Brain

July 11, 2018
News feature
Development research yields discoveries, insights, innovations

As brain extracts meaning from vision, study tracks progression of processing

July 10, 2018
Research Findings
Six brain regions participate in a more blended way than has been appreciated

What separates the strong from the weak among connections in the brain

July 10, 2018
Research Findings
Calcium flux, channnels and time to mature are key

Study shows where brain transforms seeing into acting

July 3, 2018
Research Findings

MIT scientists discover fundamental rule of brain plasticity

June 22, 2018
Research Findings
When a synapse strengthens, others immediately nearby weaken

Protein pair quickly makes memories of new places

June 4, 2018
Research Findings
Encountering novel contexts cues the brain to churn out neurogranin