Simons Foundation and Autism Speaks have entered into an agreement with the National Institutes of Health to align two of the world’s largest repositories of donated postmortem brain tissue for medical research: Autism BrainNet and the NIH NeuroBioBank.
Ian Agol, Karl Deisseroth, Svante Pääbo and Larry Guth were awarded 2016 Breakthrough Prizes.
The Simons Foundation is delighted to announce the creation of the Center for Computational Astronomy (CCA) and the appointment of David Spergel as its director.
Boris Leistedt of the Simons Society of Fellows blends statistics and cosmology to grapple with the nature of dark matter and dark energy.
A new online tool that predicts the role of key proteins and genes in diseases of the human immune system has been developed by researchers.