Neurophotonics: Harnessing the power of light to study the nervous system and understand the mysteries of the brain.
The Centre and Platform: A high caliber multidisciplinary team dedicated to the development of new tools to improve our understanding of the nervous system and lead to better diagnosis and treatment of brain diseases.
On behalf of the Canadian Neurophotonics Platform, I’m pleased to announce “Neuro Light Lunch” four-week seminar series. Every Thursday, starting July 9 at noon EDT we will be hosting a pair of 30 min talks from up-and-coming leaders in the Canadian neurophotonics community.
Read a recent Nature Spotlight article which highlights the Neurophotonics Centre and Summer School. The director of the Neurophotonics Centre, Yves De Koninck, is interviewed on the topic of large-scale national brain research projects, and explains the importance of an interdisciplinary approach to understand this complex organ: