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October 24, 2022


Bernard William Agranoff M.D. passed away on Friday, October 21, 2022. A giant in the field of neuroscience, he studied the biochemistry of the brain and was the first to show that memory requires protein synthesis. He made numerous other seminal discoveries and mentored over 60 trainees.

July 25, 2022

ANA Awards Barmada, Eid for Outstanding Accomplishments

The American Neurological Association (ANA), the professional organization representing the world’s top academic neurologists and neuroscientists, has announced the recipients of its 2022 scientific awards. These prestigious awards recognize leaders in academic neurology and neuroscience who have exemplified excellence in research, teaching,

June 20, 2022

Dr. Joanna Mattis joins U-M, MNI as New Affiliate Member

This month, the Michigan Neuroscience Institute warmly welcomes Joanna Mattis, M.D., Ph.D. as its newest affiliate member. Dr. Mattis is a physician-scientist with a clinical and research specialization in epilepsy.

May 27, 2022

MNI Research Faculty Promotions

Congratulations to MNI faculty Kathryn Hilde, Ph.D. , and Pam Patterson, Ph.D. on their recent promotions! Kathryn was promoted to Research Investigator and Pam was promoted to Assistant Research Scientist. Both are members of the Akil Lab.