Posit Science Corporation Company Profile

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Posit Science strives to help people flourish throughout their lives. We do this by providing effective, non-invasive tools that engage the brain’s natural plasticity to improve brain health. Leveraging the collective knowledge of a large and growing global team of more than 40 leading university-based researchers, our staff scientists and other specialists collaborate on programs intended to raise the cognitive performance – and improve the lives – of everyday people. Our initial focus: combating age-related cognitive decline.
Based in San Francisco and funded by both national research grants and private venture capital, Posit Science grew out of the pioneering work of one of our founders, renowned neuroscientist Dr. Michael Merzenich. A member of the National Academy of Sciences and Francis A. Sooy Professor of the Keck Center at UCSF, Dr. Merzenich has a track record of turning neuroscience into practical tools that help people. His discoveries continue to change how scientists and the medical profession look at the brain.


225 Bush StreetSeventh Floor
San Francisco
United States of America


Phone: 800-514-3961
Fax: 415-986-2829

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Posit Science Corporation Release: Study: Brain Training Improves Cognition In Patients With Multiple Sclerosis

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Chronic endocrine consequences of traumatic brain injury — what is the evidence?

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Promoting Translational Research Among Movement Science, Occupational Science, and Occupational Therapy.

Integration of research in the fields of neural control of movement and biomechanics (collectively referred to as movement science) with the field of human occupation directly benefits both areas of s...

The Concurrent Validity of the Problem Oriented Screening Instrument for Teenagers (POSIT) Substance Use/Abuse Subscale in Adolescent Patients in an Urban Federally Qualified Health Center.

The Problem Oriented Screening Instrument for Teenagers (POSIT)'s substance use/abuse subscale has been validated with high school students, adolescents with criminal justice involvement, and adolesce...

Social justice and out-of-school science learning: Exploring equity in science television, science clubs and maker spaces.

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Modeling timelines for translational science in cancer; the impact of technological maturation.

This work examines translational science in cancer based on theories of innovation that posit a relationship between the maturation of technologies and their capacity to generate successful products. ...

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D2D Normative Data for Cognitive Assessments: Phase 1

This is a remote observational study in which participants will complete cognitive assessments developed by Posit Science. Participants will be healthy controls aged 18-65 with reliable in...

Cerebral Reorganization in Schizophrenia

The purpose of this study is to reveal the specific effects of computer-aided cognitive training on cerebral reorganization in schizophrenia

Next Science Antimicrobial Mouth Rinse Study

To assess the effect of a test antimicrobial oral rinse from Next Science on the prevention of oral biofilm formation and thereby preventing gingivitis by monitoring the oral microbial flo...

Six Months Evaluation of Next Science Acne Creams on Facial Acne in Adult Females.

To assess facial acne vulgaris clinical and psychological outcomes by measuring differences in lesions counts, investigator global assessment, and subjects quality of life scores over 6 mo...

Using Focus Groups to Assess the Impact of Environmental Health Science Programs for K-12 Educational Community

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