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Research Video

  • Fights are won and lost in the brain

    Hitoshi Okamoto, Developmental Gene Regulation

  • New insights into REM sleep crack an enduring mystery

    Shigeyoshi Itohara, Behavioral Genetics
    Yu Hayashi, University of Tsukuba, WPI-IIIS

  • Centrosomin represses dendrite branching by orienting microtubule nucleation

    Adrian W. Moore, Genetic Control of Neuronal Architecture

  • Lipids guide axon pathfinding in the spinal cord

    Hiroyuki Kamiguchi and Adam T. Guy, Neuronal Growth Mechanisms
    Yoshio Hirabayashi, Molecular Membrane Neuroscience

  • Switching off brain circuit renders mice “out of touch” with environment

    Masanori Murayama
    Behavioral Neurophysiology

  • A “cingular” strategy for attack and defense

    Keiji Tanaka
    Cognitive Brain Mapping

  • Cells target giant protein crystals for degradation

    Hidekazu Tsutsui and Atsushi Miyawaki
    Cell Function Dynamics

  • A molecule that orients neurons for high definition sensing

    Asuka Matsui and Tomomi Shimogori
    Molecular Mechanisms of Thalamus Development

  • Infant Calming Responses during Maternal Carrying in Humans and Mice

    Gianluca Esposito, Sachine Yoshida, and Kumi O. Kuroda
    Affiliative Social Behavior

  • New fluorescent protein from eel revolutionizes key clinical assay

    Atsushi Miyawaki
    Cell Function Dynamics

  • Retrieval of a Behavioral Program in Fish Brain

    Tazu Aoki and Hitoshi Okamoto
    Developmental Gene Regulation

  • Potassium Acts as a Retrograde Signal in Synaptic Transmission

    Alexey Semyanov and Pei-Yu Shih
    Circuit and Behavioral Physiology

Lecture Series

  • Dr. Shun-ichi Amari, BSI Special Advisor
    Dr. Susumu Tonegawa, BSI Director
    Dr. Michisuke Yuzaki, Keio University
    Dr. Charles Yokoyama, BSI Director for Research Administration

  • RIKEN BSI Summer Program 2015

Science Plus

  • RIKEN BSI - Welcome to The Brain Science Café

  • The Art of Mathematical Neuroscience

    Dr. Shun-ichi Amari, Mathmatical Neuroscience