News & Announcements

Daeyeol Lee Awarded Prestigious Ho-Am Award

MBI Researcher Daeyeol Lee, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor in the Departments of Neuroscience and Psychological and Brain Sciences, was awarded the 31st Samgsung Ho-am Prize for Medicine in recognition of his […]

Kirkwood Lab Publishes Visual Plasticity Study in eLife

MBI Researcher Alfredo Kirkwood’s laboratory recently published as paper in eLife. The study shows that pairing visual and adrenergic stimulation for only 1 hour enhances visual cortical responses for days, […]

Lee Lab Obtains New Exploratory Grant

MBI Professor Hey-Kyoung Lee, in collaboration with Dr. Grace Hwang of the JHU Applied Physics Laboratory, has been awarded a new R21 grant from the NIH/National Eye Institute to begin […]

Kirkwood Lab Publishes Sleep Paper in Neuron

The lab of Alfredo Kirkwood of MBI published a paper in Neuron showing that sleep radically decreases the balance between synaptic excitation and synaptic inhibition in the brain. This finding […]