Brain view of walking fruit fly

First peek into the brain of a freely walking fruit fly

UC San Diego scientists demonstrate new method for monitoring neural activity during fundamental and complex social behaviors.

Called "Flyception" by the researchers, the novel imaging system is described in Nature Methods.

AAAS Eureka Alert from UCSD - May 17, 2016

Brain Observatories

The authors of the original proposal for the Brain Activity Map (BAM) Project, which inspired the White House's BRAIN Initiative, are proposing the creation of a national network of neurotechnology centers.

These "brain observatories" would enhance and accelerate the BRAIN Initiative by leveraging the success and creativity of individual laboratories to develop novel neurotechnologies.

Brain Observatories Live Webcast Oct. 30, 2015

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