Descartes-Huygens Prize to two nanoscientists

See more


Previous Next


  • REM sleep silences the siren of the brain Jul 11, 2019

    Upset by something unpleasant? We have all been there. Fortunately, it also passes. A new day, a new beginning. At least: if you have restful REM sleep. Researchers at the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience discovered why you will be better able to bear tomorrow what you are distressed about today. And why that can go wrong.

  • Survey of research methods in the neurosciences Jun 27, 2019

    In its advisory report Transition to non-animal research, the Netherlands National Committee for the protection of animals used for scientific purposes concludes that the possibilities for substantially reducing the use of animals in science vary considerably per research domain.

  • Call for Nominations Heineken Prizes 2020 Jun 25, 2019

    Nominations are now being accepted for the prestigious Heineken Prizes 2020. The deadline for nominations is 15 October 2019. Heineken Prizes are biennial awards for internationally acclaimed scientists and scholars.

  • Winner Art of Neuroscience 2019 announced Jun 24, 2019

    The ninth edition of the Art of Neuroscience competition is won by Olesya Ilyenok, Marina Muzyka and Andrey Chugunov, students from the School of Digital Economics in Russia, who, with their project ‘AF-CFFiIV’, dive into the imagination of neural networks.

More news