Latest News & Announcements

  • Dear past and present students, members and administrative staff, The Edmond & Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences invites you to join the 10 years celebration! The celebration will take place on November 14th, 2019, at 18:00, at the Suzanne and Charles Goodman Brain Sciences Building.
  • During the first half of 2019 ELSC members have published over 40 papers in scientific journals, among them some of the leading journals in the field of neuroscience, such as Nature Neuroscience, Neuron, PNAS and more. The list of publications presented here demonstrates the commitment of ELSC
  • Authors: Noam Khayat & Shaul Hochstein Link: https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-019-01792-7 Published in Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics on June 2019 Abstract:
  • Authors: Deepak Kumar, Erez Nitzan and Chaya Kalcheim Link: https://biosignaling.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12964-019-0383-x Published in Cell Communication and Signaling on June 2019 Abstract:
  • Authors: Ohad Dan and Yonatan Loewenstein Link: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-10825-6   Published in Nature Communications on June 2019 Abstract:
  • Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences congratulates Noga Larry and Guy Hacohen from class 25 for their outstanding academic performance. Noga is being honored for her achievements during her first and second years of studies. Guy is being honored for his achievements during his first year
  • The Hebrew University's 82nd Board of Governors Meeting opening event, which took place on the night of Saturday, June 15, was held at the Goodman building for brain sciences. The Mayor of Jerusalem, Mr. Moshe Leon, stated in his opening remarks that: "The Hebrew University is leading the way to
  • The sensation of pain protects organisms against potential dangers. This role is fulfilled by cells called nociceptive neurons – neurons devoted to pain. Nociceptive neurons convey noxious stimuli using electrical impulses, known as «spikes », from a peripheral tissue such as the skin and into the
  • Congratulations to Dr. Ami Citri for his appointment as a Fellow of the CIFAR program in Child & Brain Development!   About CIFAR:
  • The Azrieli Fellows Program promotes excellence in graduate studies at accredited institutions of higher learning in Israel. This competitive and prestigious program provides generous financial support to the best and brightest graduate students, from Israel and abroad, who will use their training
  • Galit Agmon from Prof. Loewenstein's and Prof. Grodzinsky's labs Tal Golan from Prof. Deouell's lab Haim Dubossarsky from Prof. Weinshall's lab Itay Lieder from Prof. Ahissar's lab Edden Gerber from Prof. Deouell's lab Eva Kimel Prof. Ahissar's lab Michal Moshkovitz from Prof. Tishby's lab
  • Authors: Alainde Cheveigné and Israel Nelken Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627319301746?via%3Dihub Published in Neuron, April 17, 2019 Abstract:
  • Authors: Abdulraheem Nashef, Oren Cohen, Ran Harel, Zvi Israel and Yifat Prut Link: https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(19)30580-7
  • Author: David F. Clayton, Ina Anreiter, Maria Aristizabal, Paul W. Frankland, Elisabeth B. Binder, and Ami Citri Link: https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/05/22/1820837116
  • Author: Robert H. Goldstein, Omer Barkai, Almudena I´n˜ igo-Portugue´ s, Ben Katz, Shaya Lev, Alexander M. Binshtok Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627319302120?via%3Dihub