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EMBO | EMBL Symposia: Neural Circuits in the Past, Present and Future

14. May 2017 - 17. May 2017

Topics

  • Neuroscience
  • Origin and evolution of the nervous system
  • Neural functions in humans
  • Neurotechnologies
  • New model nervous systems
  • Neurogenetics
  • Neural circuit computations

Who should attend?

Scientists interested in nervous system structure, function and evolution.

Why attend?

The goal of this symposium is to promote interactions between researchers studying neural circuits both in traditional model systems (worm, fly, fish, mouse), in humans, and in diverse, emerging models to (i) discuss the origins, commonalities and differences of animal nervous systems, (ii) highlight the spectacular capabilities of neural circuits to control animal behaviour, and (iii) reflect on how technological innovations will open up new possibilities to understand and repair the nervous system. By bringing together a unique and eclectic mix of scientists studying nervous systems from the molecular to the psychological level, this symposium should stimulate novel cross-fertilisation of ideas and methodologies to understand neural circuit structure and function.

Details

Start:
14. May 2017
End:
17. May 2017
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.embo-embl-symposia.org/symposia/2017/EES17-02/index.html

Organiser

EMBL Heidelberg

Venue

EMBL Advanced Training Centre
Meyerhofstr. 1
Heidelberg, 69117 Deutschland
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Phone:
+49 6221 387 8346
Website:
http://www.embl.de/training/eicat/atc/index.html