About The Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
The Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology (MPIN) is situated in Martinsried, at the southwest border of Munich. The institute is devoted to basic research and investigates the basic functions, structure and development of the brain and the nervous system.
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Authors/Researchers: Ali Ertürk1,2, Christoph P Mauch3, Farida Hellal1,4, Friedrich Förstner5, Tara Keck6,7, Klaus Becker8,9, Nina Jährling8-10, Heinz Steffens11, Melanie Richter12, Mark Hübener6, Edgar Kramer12, Frank Kirchhoff11,13, Hans Ulrich Dodt8,9 & Frank Bradke1,4
1 Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Axonal Growth and Regeneration, Martinsried, Germany.
2 Department of Neuroscience, Genentech, South San Francisco, California, USA.
3 Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany.
4 Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen, Axonal Growth and Regeneration, Bonn, Germany.
5 Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Systems and Computational Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany.
6 Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Cellular and Systems Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany.
7 Medical Research Council Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, King's College London, Guy's Hospital Campus, London, UK.
8 Technical University Vienna, Institute of Solid State Electronics, Department of Bioelectronics, Vienna, Austria.
9 Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna, Section of Bioelectronics, Vienna, Austria.
10 University of Oldenburg, Department of Neurobiology, Oldenburg, Germany.
11 Glial Physiology and Imaging, Department of Neurogenetics, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany.
12 Development and Maintenance of the Nervous System, Centre for Molecular Neurobiology, Hamburg, Germany.
13 Molecular Physiology, Institute of Physiology, University of Saarland, Homburg/Saar, Germany.
Images and text are courtesy of Ali Ertürk, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology