University of Maryland Brain and Behavior Institute
researchers united in innovative and collaborative neuroscience
The Brain & Behavior Institute advances neuroscience through collaboration with diverse partner disciplines, the development of cutting-edge tools and a focus on translational significance.
return on BBI seed grant investments through translation into federal and private funding
A centralized community of neuroscientists, engineers, computer scientists, mathematicians, physical scientists, cognitive scientists and humanities scholars, the BBI harnesses the power of multi-disciplinary approaches to solve the most pressing problems in nervous system function in development, aging and disease.
interdisciplinary seed grant project teams to-date across nine UMD colleges and schools
The BBI facilitates the development of new multidisciplinary teams by providing the platform for innovation and long-lasting research partnerships.
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A Fish-Eye View of Neural Development
Juan Angueyra’s research capitalizes on genetic tools and advanced imaging located at UMD.