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Brain Science News


A mouse called TIGRE

July 12, 2018

Newly developed genetically modified animals allow researchers to probe the brain in myriad ways 


News from the Allen Institute for Brain Science: June 2018

June 21, 2018

Highlights include new data and tools, a Brain Observatory Data Stories video, human brain tissue viability, brain cells that drive schizophrenia, and more.

Press Release

Allen Institute for Brain Science Database Release Nearly Doubles Mouse Brain Cell Data

June 21, 2018

Includes debut of the Allen Brain Explorer, a new web-based 3D visualization of the brain