The Human Brainome Project
Obama announces ambitious plan to develop new tools for exploring neural circuitry
By Puneet Kollipara, 11:07 AM April 18, 2013
Brain research has been on a lot of minds lately in the nation’s capital. After offering a brief shout-out to Alzheimer’s research in his February State of the Union address, President Barack Obama went a step further in April by announcing a decade-long effort to develop advanced tools for tracking human brain activity. The administration dubbed it the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies initiative, and proposed spending $100 million on the program in the 2014 fisc...
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