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Current Alzheimer Research cover photo
New analysis of gene regulation may help in detecting the early events that occur in Alzheimer`s disease.
Intel Labs launches the Intel Collaborative Research Institute for Computational Intelligence in Israel
Intel, in collaboration with the Technion–Israel Institute of Technology and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, hopes to change this situation by exploring technologies that mimic the human brain's mode of action.
Hebrew U. plans new center for brain studies
The New Jersey Jewish News article.
A dendrite of a neuron
A new research shows plasticity in adult neurogenesis.
Peres aipac
In his keynote speech to the 2012 AIPAC Policy Conference, President Shimon Peres affirmed that brain research is the future of scientific endeavor.
Dr. Amedi wearing one of the SSD devices
Brain scientists tap into visual cortex of people suffering from congenital blindness – making it possible for them to “see.”
Future Information Minimization as PAC Bayes regularization in Reinforcement Learning
A video lecture by Prof. Naftali Tishby in NIPS workshop on frontiers of model order estimation.
AUGMENTING COGNITION
A new book edited by Idan Segev and Henry Markram.
Sompolinsky
Sompolinsky was commended for producing a significant cumulative contribution to theoretical models or computational methods in neuroscience.
Scientific American: Probing the Unconscious Mind
Cognitive psychology is mapping the capabilities we are unaware we possess