Memory. Learning. Consciousness. Attention. Sleep. These higher brain functions form the very essence of human life, yet they are not fully understood by scientists. The Neurosciences Institute, founded in 1981 by Nobel laureate Gerald M. Edelman, M.D., Ph.D., is dedicated to understanding how the human brain "works" at the most fundamental level.
The Neurosciences Institute, formed in 1981, is an independent scientific research organization de...[more]