HMS News article on a recent Neuronpaper from the lab of Pascal Kaeser. This article highlights new work from the lab of Pascal Kaeser, focused on the molecular interactions important for synaptic vesicle fusion and transmitter release in neurons. Read more about Secrets of Secretion
Congratulations to Jasper Maniates-Selvin on winning an HBI Community Resource Award! This small grant is part of a newly launched Young Scientist Development program, supported by funding from the Office of the Provost at Harvard University. The program seeks to bolster the career development of neuroscience trainees by providing flexible small grants to support creative training endeavors not easily covered by other funding sources, including the building of community resources.
Eleven HBI faculty members were recently awarded HBI Bipolar Disorder Seed Grants! The Harvard Brain Science Initiative (HBI) Bipolar Disorder Seed Grant Program supports research relevant to the basic understanding and eventual treatment of bipolar disorder. Supported by a generous gift from Kent and Liz Dauten and the Dauten Family Foundation, this program funds innovative, visionary projects with new ideas and approaches that otherwise may not attract seed funding from conventional sources. To date the program has awarded 30 grants totaling $3M, to laboratories with diverse areas of expertise, spread out across different campuses of Harvard University and its affiliated hospital.... Read more about HBI Bipolar Disorder Seed Grant Program: Year 3 Awards