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What are the theoretical foundations and basic mechanisms of brain function? And how can this knowledge be applied in the development of prostheses and interfaces that directly connect to the nervous system? The Bernstein Center Freiburg has been established as the university’s central scientific facility to provide a platform to organize this branch of research in Freiburg.




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Closed-loop stimulation promises fewer side effects

How adaptive stimulation could make a significant difference for patients with neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s disease

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Lüder Deecke to attend Café Scientifique No. 8

On 23 February 2016 you will have a chance to learn more about the history of Hansastraße 9a in a special edition of Café Scientifique

"Should I stay or should I go?"

A newly discovered type of neuron could be the key to understanding why we initiate or inhibit movement

Green light for trinational NeuroCampus

EU authorizes funds for three-year project to establish international research and education platform

Bernstein Seminar

Neuro-Talks in Freiburg


Conferences & Events


Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 17:15
Alessandro Torcini

Cell Assembly Dynamics of Sparsely-connected Inhibitory Networks

Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 17:15
Ulf Ziemann


Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 17:15
Andrew Straw

Reverse engineering visual behavior in flies and fish using virtual reality and genetics

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Upcoming talks will be announced here

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February 23, 2016
Café Scientifique Nr. 8: Von Gehirnen und Maharadschas – Aus der Geschichte einer Herdermer Villa, Bernstein Center Freiburg

March 14 - 20, 2016
Brain Awareness Week 2016

April 19 - 20, 2016
Integrating Hebbian and homeostatic plasticity, The Royal Society, London














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