Don’t miss a special edition of the Nature NeuroPod podcast which is dedicated to highlights from the recent Society for Neuroscience annual gathering of the tribes which took place in Chicago in October.
The discussion looks at the big themes in this year’s conference, including optogenetics – the use of light stimulation to alter
gene expression neuron activity with millisecond precision, society and neuroethics, and the use of techniques from stage magic to explore attention and consciousness.
A fascinating summary that clearly only scratches the surface of the biggest brain meeting on the planet but it still has plenty of shiny new gems.
Link to NeurPod homepage.
mp3 of NeuroPod Extra podcast of SfN highlights.