Montreal Neurological Institute
Centre of excellence
Key Researcher: Edward Ruthazer
A large number of researchers using optogenetics tools are located at McGill University and the Montreal Neurological Institute.
Edward Ruthazer studies how the brain rewires itself and explores plasticity in the Human Brain. His team studies the development and reorganization of connections in the Xenopus model system.
His unique expertise will allow his team to optimize tools that will be useful to study the development of the nervous system and brain.