Stefanie Merker, PhD
Public relations
Phone:+ 49 (0)89 8578 - 3514

Contributions to the Annual Report of the Max Planck Society

Research News from the Institute

Research news

Teaser image horizontal 1488189832

Understanding the brain with the help of artificial intelligence

February 27, 2017
Neurobiologists program a neural network for analyzing the brain’s wiring [more]
Teaser image horizontal 1477384359

New neurons for the brain

October 26, 2016
Transplanted embryonic nerve cells can functionally integrate into damaged neural networks [more]
Teaser image horizontal

Hungry cells on the move

September 06, 2016
Researchers discover a signalling pathway that enables cells to reach their destinations through repulsion [more]
Teaser image horizontal

Neuron unites two theoretical models on motion detection

August 09, 2016
Computation of motion by T4 cells in the fly brain more complex than previously believed [more]
Teaser image horizontal

Neurons form synapse clusters

July 19, 2016
The contact points of cells in the cerebral cortex form functional groups [more]
Teaser image horizontal

Cells send out stop signs

July 04, 2016
Signaling molecules can make neuronal extensions retract at a distance [more]
Teaser image horizontal

Stable perception in the adult brain

June 09, 2016
Neurons return to their original state after a change [more]
loading content