Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour



Understanding the neural basis of visual memory

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Have you seen this before?  An interview with Associate Professor Nicole Rust conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab) Nicole Rust, an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and a member of the Computational Neuroscience Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania, recently gave a talk to members of the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit and Sainsbury […]

OpenWorm: building a virtual nervous system

Friday, 09 February 2018

OpenWorm, a community of scientists, programmers and citizen scientists dedicated to creating the first virtual organism in a computer, recently held an Open House at Sainsbury Wellcome Centre involving an afternoon of talks, demonstrations and discussions. The afternoon began with a talk by Stephen D. Larson, PhD, Project Coordinator at OpenWorm Foundation, who outlined OpenWorm’s […]

Scaling up and standardizing neuronal recordings to build a Brain Observatory

Monday, 22 January 2018

An interview with Jérôme Lecoq, Ph.D., Allen Institute, conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab) Jérôme Lecoq, Ph.D., Senior Manager, Optical Physiology, Allen Institute, recently gave a seminar at the Sainsbury Wellcome Centre on large-scale calcium imaging and building standardized, open brain observatories. I spoke with Jérôme to find out more about the Brain Observatory, how […]