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Nature Neuroscience volume 19, pages 11181122 (2016) | Download Citation

To highlight worldwide efforts to fund neuroscience research and address the growing threat of brain disorders, Nature Neuroscience asked leaders of six global brain initiatives to write about their programs.

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Acknowledgements

H.O. acknowledges the contributions of T. Fujita, A. Miyawaki, K. Kasai, T. Yamamori, T. Shimogori, N. Kishi, J. Hata, T. Kaneko, Y. Yamaguchi and A. Iriki.

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  1. Sten Grillner is in the Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

    • Sten Grillner
  2. Nancy Ip is in the Division of Life Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China.

    • Nancy Ip
  3. Christof Koch is at the Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, Washington, USA.

    • Christof Koch
  4. Walter Koroshetz is at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

    • Walter Koroshetz
  5. Hideyuki Okano is in the Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan and the Laboratory for Marmoset Neural Architecture, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Wako, Saitama, Japan.

    • Hideyuki Okano
  6. Miri Polachek is at Israel Brain Technologies, Ramat HaSharon, Israel.

    • Miri Polachek
  7. Mu-ming Poo is at the Institute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Science, Shanghai, China.

    • Mu-ming Poo
  8. Terrence J. Sejnowski is at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, USA.

    • Terrence J Sejnowski

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