dedicated to understanding the complexities of bioscience
The Allen Institute is dedicated to answering some of the biggest questions in bioscience and accelerating research worldwide. The Institute is a recognized leader in large-scale research with a commitment to an open science model within its research institutes, the Allen Institute for Brain Science, and the Allen Institute for Cell Science. In 2016, the Allen Institute expanded its reach toward the broader landscape of bioscience with the launch of The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group, which identifies pioneers with new ideas to expand the boundaries of knowledge and make the world better.
Across the Institute
Allen Institute for Brain Science releases new data and visualizations for Allen Brain Observatory
June 21, 2017
Improved algorithms, new biometrics and refreshed data make information about the brain’s response to visual stimuli more accurate
Allen Discovery Center researchers use space-traveling worms to understand regenerative health
June 20, 2017
Researchers led by the Allen Discovery Center at Tufts have used space-traveling worms to gain insights on how gravity and geomagnetic fields can impact anatomy.
The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group Names Five Allen Distinguished Investigators
June 15, 2017
Awards totaling $7.5 million given to pioneering researchers on the frontiers of epigenetics, aging and evolution
News from the Allen Institute for Brain Science: May 2017
May 30, 2017
Highlights include: the new Color & Pattern video, a wiring diagram for sleep, turbo-charging neuron tracing, application information for this year's Next Generation Leader program and NeuroFutures 2017.