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  • Satra Ghosh is a research scientist in John Gabrieli's lab at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. In this video, Satra talks about his research on mild traumatic brain injury in U.S. soldiers.

    Satra Ghosh: Social Engineer

    Satra Ghosh is a research scientist in John Gabrieli's lab at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.
  • McGovern Institute 2012 Holiday Greeting

    McGovern Institute Holiday Greeting 2012

    Warmest wishes this holiday season from your friends at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.…

  • Our researchers and staff are an amazing bunch of individuals. To thank them for their efforts this past year, we gave them "magic mugs" -- they're quite a hit.

    McGovern Institute Magic Mug

    Our researchers and staff are an amazing bunch of individuals. To thank them for their efforts this past year, we gave them “magic mugs” — they’re quite a hit.…

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    Video Profile: Feng Zhang

    Feng Zhang, a member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, is designing new molecular tools for manipulating the living brain. As a student, he played a major role in the development of optogenetics, a technology by which the …

  • Season's Greetings from the McGovern Institute

    Season’s Greetings from the McGovern Institute

    Warmest wishes this holiday season from your friends at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.…

  • John Gabrieli. Photo: Kent Dayton

    Video Profile: John Gabrieli

    John Gabrieli, a member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, uses brain imaging and behavioral tests to understand the organization of memory, thought, and emotion in the human brain. [Stock footage: pond5, Elekta Instrument AB]…

  • Guoping Feng. Photo: Kent Dayton

    Video Profile: Guoping Feng

    Guoping Feng, an investigator at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, studies the development and function of synapses and their disruption in brain disorders.  He uses molecular genetics combined with behavioral and electrophysiological…

  • James DiCarlo. Photo: Kent Dayton

    Video Profile: James DiCarlo

    James DiCarlo, an investigator at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, examines the complex network of brain regions that allow us to recognize vast numbers of objects rapidly and effortlessly. [Stock footage: pond5, Elekta…

  • Optogenetics is a technique that allows researchers to control brain cell activity using light.

    What is optogenetics?

    This animation illustrates optogenetics -- a radical new technology for controlling brain activity with light.
  • Optogenetics is a technique that allows researchers to control brain cell activity using light.

    Blind Mice, No Longer

    McGovern researchers use optogeneticsto restore vision in blind mice.
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