1. May 10, 2024

    Pair receives Javits Award for work on stroke health disparities

    Two U-M researchers have received the Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke for their work on stroke health disparities in Mexican Americans.

  2. October 24, 2023

    Neuroscientist Huda Akil wins National Medal of Science

    U-M neuroscientist Huda Akil, who has explored the brain’s secrets for more than 50 years, has been awarded the National Medal of Science — the nation’s highest scientific honor.

  3. September 26, 2023

    Scientists’ model focuses on sudden death in epilepsy

    U-M researchers have developed a model for studying one type of familial epilepsy, opening the door to understanding the mechanisms that lead to the disorder and its associated fatalities.

  4. September 21, 2023

    Ravi Allada to lead Michigan Neuroscience Institute at U-M

    The Board of Regents approved Ravi Allada, a neuroscientist who began his career at U-M, as executive director of the Michigan Neuroscience Institute at its meeting Sept. 21.

  5. February 6, 2020

    Researchers find unique neuron that computes like a compass

    By recording signals from individual neurons in the mouse brain, U-M researchers have identified a distinct excitatory neuron in the long understudied retrosplenial cortex.

  6. November 11, 2019

    Accolades — Nov. 11, 2019

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.

  7. August 2, 2017

    $7.75M NSF grant funds project to map circuits in the brain

    U-M researchers are leading an effort, funded by a $7.75 million National Science Foundation grant, to demonstrate and share technologies driving rapid advances in our understanding of the brain.

  8. June 1, 2016

    Novel collaboration to probe brain activity in unprecedented detail

    A pilot program at U-M will regularly bring together researchers with complementary expertise from different universities to collaborate on advancing human brain research.

  9. November 3, 2015

    U-M leading neurotechnology ‘dream team’ funded by $5M NSF grant

    A “dream team” of experts led by U-M has been awarded a $5 million National Science Foundation grant to help unravel the mysteries of the brain.