June 20, 2013 Foundation News

Congratulations to our 2013 Seed Grant Winners!

In 2013, the Brain Research Foundation Seed Grant Program funded critical research in 12 areas of neuroscience. Click on a topic below, or visit our Current Research page to learn more about the studies and how they’ll contribute to the field of neuroscience.
 
Since 1981 the Brain Research Foundation has awarded 582 Seed Grants for a total of $10.2 million in funding.  To make a contribution to support neuroscience research today, please click on our donate link. To read about past studies, please visit our Research Archive.
 

2013 Brain Research Foundation Seed Grant Winners

Brian Chow, Ph.D. – Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
 
Stephanie Dulawa, Ph.D. – Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago
 
Xin Jin, Ph.D. – Department of Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
 
Pascal Kaeser, M.D. – Department of Neurobiology, Harvard University
 
Aimee Kao, M.D., Ph.D. – Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco
 
Matthew Kennedy, Ph.D. – Department of Pharmacology, University of Colorado
 
Yingxi Lin, Ph.D. – Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Qin Liu, Ph.D. – Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University in St Louis
 
Axel Nimmerjahn, Ph.D. – Department of Biophotonics, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
 
Debra Silver, Ph.D. – Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University
 
Yongli Zhang, Ph.D. – Department of Cell Biology, Yale University
 
Zhaolan (Joe) Zhou, Ph.D. – Department of Genetics, University of Pennsylvania