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The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Company Profile

11:29 EDT 26th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

The nation’s largest private funder of mental health research, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has awarded close to $300 million in NARSAD Grants to more than 3,300 scientists worldwide since 1987. Dedicated to identifying the causes, improving treatments and developing prevention strategies for mental illnesses that affect an overwhelming one-in-four people in the United States, the Foundation was formerly known as NARSAD (an acronym for National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression).


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Neural fingerprints of altruism

(D'Or Institute for Research and Education) For at least 150 years, we know that traumatic brain injury can change several domains of behavior, impairing social behavior or memory, for instance, depen...

Neville Sanjana receives Brain & Behavior Research Foundation's Young Investigator Award

(New York Genome Center) Neville Sanjana, Ph.D., Core Faculty Member at the New York Genome Center, Assistant Professor of Biology, New York University, and Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Phy...

Sexual Behavior Determined by Immune Cells in the Brain

The immune system is not typically taken into consideration by neuroscientists when discussing sexual behavior in the developing brain. Yet now, a new study from investigators at The Ohio State Univer...

Study investigates role played by brain in prosocial behavior

Helping other people in need is a foundation of our society. It is intuitive to believe that we help others because we empathically share their pain. Neuroscience shows that when we see somebody in pa...

Reading risk behavior in the brain

Anxious people take fewer risks -- in itself this is not a surprising observation. However, psychologists have succeeded in making this decision process visible in the brain, allowing them to predict ...

You Might Be Stuck With Your Teenage Neurons

If your parents ever warned you that your childhood behavior would kill your brain cells, you may want to call them and say thank you. New research in the journal Nature finds that our brain cells may...

Brain changes responsible for the appetite effects of cannabis identified in animal studies

(Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior) New research on how cannabis use alters eating behavior could lead to treatments for appetite loss in chronic illness, according to experts at Washington ...

NSF funds new integrative approaches to cognitive science, neuroscience

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded funding to 18 cross-disciplinary projects to conduct innovative research on neural and cognitive systems. The awards con...

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Brain Trauma Foundation Guideline Compliance: Results of a Multidisciplinary, International Survey.

The Brain Trauma Foundation (BTF) guidelines reflect evidence-based best practices in the management of traumatic brain injury (TBI) however compliance varies.

Social Behavior: A Neural Circuit for Social Behavior in Zebrafish.

A new study on the zebrafish has discovered a population of forebrain neurons necessary for social orienting, providing a foundation for dissecting social brain networks in this powerful vertebrate mo...

Corrigendum to "Activation of kappa opioid receptors in the dorsal raphe have sex dependent effects on social behavior in California mice" Behav. Brain Res. 351 (2018) 83-92.

Neurocircuitry of aggression and aggression seeking behavior: nose poking into brain circuitry controlling aggression.

Aggression is an innate behavior that helps individuals succeed in environments with limited resources. Over the past few decades, neurobiologists have identified neural circuits that promote and modu...

Evolution in the role of stereotactic radiosurgery in patients with multiple brain metastases: An international survey.

Currently no firm consensus exists regarding utilization of stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) alone versus whole brain radiation (WBRT) ± SRS in patients with multiple brain metastases. The Interna...

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Brain Development Research Program

Dr. Elliott Sherr and his collaborators at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) are studying the genetic causes of disorders of cognition and epilepsy, in particular disorders of...

The Effect of Early Iron Deficiency on Developmental Brain and Behavior in Infants

The purpose of this project to examine brain functions and behavior related to ID including sensory ,motor, cognitive and social /emotional functioning, and address unanswered questions ab...

Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry

The Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry is a confidential database made up of individuals diagnosed with severe alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1) or the carrier state.

Acute Cognitive and Neurobehavioral Intervention: Efficacy Evaluation

To learn more about behavior and everyday functioning after brain injury, and to learn if behavior and functioning gets better with more education about changes after brain injury.

Effects of Social Gaze Training on Brain and Behavior in Fragile X Syndrome

The purpose of the study is to evaluate a 2-3 day treatment probe targeted to improving social gaze behavior in children with fragile X syndrome (FXS). The investigators will use the princ...

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The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

The nation’s largest private funder of mental health research, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has awarded close to $300 million in NARSAD Grants to more than 3,3...

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

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LoveYourBrain Foundation

LoveYourBrain Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of life for people affected by brain injury. We are a growing family of like minded individu...

The Lisa Colagrossi Foundation

The Lisa Colagrossi Foundation (TLCF) is the leader in raising awareness and education to help diagnose and treat brain aneurysms. TLCF's primary focus is to communicate the si...

American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

The Annual Meeting is one of the world's leading forums for the exchange of cutting edge scientific information about the brain, behavior, and psychotropic drugs. The Annual Meeting provides an opport...

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