How does the intense desire to know take shape in the brain? Simons Society Junior Fellow Jennifer Bussell is designing experiments to study that question.
Leslie Greengard, founding director of the Simons Center for Data Analysis, was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences on April 20. Four Simons Foundation grantees were also elected.
On April 21, the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative launched SPARK, an online research initiative that aims to recruit 50,000 individuals with autism and advance our understanding of the condition.
SFARI, in partnership with WuXi NextCODE, is now able to offer researchers direct online access to the Simons Simplex Collection (SSC), one of the largest and most rigorously characterized autism datasets in the world.
The surprise “flash funding” will help pay for textbooks, science equipment, field trips and more