The BRAIN Initiative

Neuroscientists are developing new ways to analyze vast amounts of data and promote a culture of sharing and collaboration.
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The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative has enabled federal agencies and private-sector partners to develop tools to accelerate discoveries and improve health. Learn about the research and innovations that are helping us to understand more about the brain.

Research & Discoveries

See how discoveries in the lab have improved human health.

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Core Concepts

A beginner's guide to the brain and nervous system.


Animals in Research

Advancing science, improving health. 

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