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Brain Science News
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
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.
A wiring diagram for sleep
May 26, 2017
Anyone who suffers from insomnia knows how sleep is not so easily untangled from being awake—and recent research shows that the brain’s own wiring reflects that pattern.